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Table 2 Amount of liquid and food given to children under 5 years old during a diarrheal episode as reported by ORT corner users (N = 110) and non-users (N = 116)

From: Reducing the burden of diarrhea among children under five years old: lessons learned from oral rehydration therapy corner program implementation in Northern Nigeria

  ORT corner users, n(%) ORT corner non-users, n(%)
Amount of liquid given:**   
 About the same 13(12) 6(5)
 More 71(65) 56(50)
 Somewhat less 13(12) 9(8)
 Much less 13(12) 22(20)
 Don’t Know 0(0) 20(17)
Amount of food given:**   
 About the same 16(15) 11(10)
 More 45(41) 15(13)
 Somewhat less 15(14) 22(19)
 Much less 28(26) 52(45)
 Stopped food 3(3) 1(1)
 Don’t know 3(3) 15(13)
  1. **p < 0.01.