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Table 2 The distribution of comorbidities and treatments given to under-five children at OTP in Afar Regional State, Ethiopia, 2017

From: Factors associated with child survival in children admitted to outpatient therapeutic program at public health institutions in Afar Regional State, Ethiopia: a prospective cohort study

VariableCured n (%)Censored n (%)
Type of admission
 New208 (89.3)25 (10.7)
 Transfer in30 (56.6)23 (43.4)
Deworming given
 Yes38 (88.4)5 (11.6)
 No200 (82.3)43 (17.7)
Measles vaccination
 No58 (80.6)14 (19.4)
 Yes180 (84.1)34 (15.9)
Vitamin A supplementation
 Yes87 (95.6)4 (4.4)
 No151 (77.4)44 (22.6)
Folic acid given
 Yes5 (100.0)0 (0.0)
 No233 (82.9)48 (17.1)
Diarrhea at admission
 Yes3 (33.3)6 (66.7)
 No235 (84.8)42 (15.2)
Cough at admission
 Yes4 (36.4)7 (63.6)
 No234 (85.1)41 (14.9)
Antibiotic given
 Yes136 (86.1)22 (13.9)
 No102 (79.7)26 (20.3)
Bottle feeding in 2 weeks prior to admission
 Yes37 (60.7)24 (39.3)
 No201 (89.3)24 (10.7)
Colostrum feeding
 Yes151 (83.9)29 (16.1)
 No87 (82.1)19 (17.9)
Prelacteal feeding
 Yes48 (76.2)15 (23.8)
 No129 (85.4)22 (14.6)