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Research Article

Presumptive Treatment of Malaria in Ghana: Was It Ever Useful? Evidence from the Kassena-Nankana District of Northern Ghana

Table 1

Distribution of parasites and symptoms by sex in study subjects (N=2086).

VariableMale (n=1138)Female (n=948)
YesNoYesNo

Parasites614(54.0%)521(46.0%)508(54.0%)435(46.0%)
Vomiting671(59.0%)467(41.0%)556(59.0%)392(41.0%)
Fever423(37.2%)715(63.8%)386(40.7%)562(59.3%)
Cough (Resp. symptoms)546(48.0%)592(52.0%)442(46.6%)506(53.4%)

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