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Table 2 Proportions of check ups of parameters and prophylactic drugs recommended at least once during ANC period

From: The quality of antenatal care in rural Tanzania: what is behind the number of visits?

Parameters Hospitals Clients = 43 First Level Health Facilities Clients = 78 Total clients n = 121
% 95% CI % 95% CI %
Height 93 88 - 99 56 45 - 67 69
HIV Test 91 82 - 99 74 64 - 84 80
VDRL Test 67 53 - 81 37 26 - 48 48
Blood group & Rhesus factor 5 1 - 12 9 3 - 15 7
Mebendazole 77 64 - 90 54 43 - 65 62
  1. NB: Only data from the second phase of the study (cross sectional descriptive study) is included; First Level Health Facilities = dispensaries and health centers.
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