Table 3

Quality of case management of malnourished children among health facility staff

Randomisation arm
Intervention HCsControl HCsDifference in mean %P value
HC 1
n (%)
HC 2
n (%)
HC 3
n (%)
Mean %
(95% CI)
HC 4
n (%)
HC 5
n (%)
HC 6
n (%)
Mean %
(95% CI)
1821141341408284
Correct diagnosis182 (100)114 (100)134 (100)100 (100)140 (100)75 (91.5)84(100)97.2 (92.3 to 100)2.8-
Correct RTUF treatment182 (100)114 (100)134 (1000100 (100)140 (100)82 (100)84(100)100 (100)0
Correct complementary treatment182 (100)114 (100)110 (82.1)94.0 (83.7to 100)105 (75.0)47 (57.3)37 (44.0)58.8 (43.2to 74.3)35.30.001
Correct HIV evaluation182 (100)114 (100)134 (100)100 (100)140 (100)82 (100)84(100)100 (100)0
Patient counselling182 (100)114 (100)134 (100)100 (100)140 (100)82 (100)84(100)100 (100)0
Correct exit outcome182 (100)114 (100)134 (100)100 (100)140 (100)82 (100)84(100)100 (100)0
  • Bold text represent only significant p values.

  • RTUF, ready to use foods.