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Table 3 Showing the sources of drugs that failed quality tests by type of provider

From: Quality of anti-malarial drugs provided by public and private healthcare providers in south-east Nigeria

  Dihydroartemesinin N = 1 n (%) Quinine N = 13 n (%) (SP) N = 44 n (%) Chloroquine N = 2 n (%)
Patent medicine dealers 0 7 (53.9%) 23 (52.5%) 0
Pharmacy shops 0 3 (23.1%) 13 (29.6%) 0
Private hospital 1 (100) 1 (7.7%) 0 (0) 0
Public Hospital 0 0 (0) 4 (9.1%) 2 (100%)
Primary healthcare centers 0 2 (15.4%) 4 (9.1%) 0
Total 1 (100) 13 (100) 44 (100) 2 (100%)
  1. Χ2 for urban rural differences in failed drugs = 51.24, df = 12, p < .0001.