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Table 2 Performance of the various outcomes pooled across hospitals

From: Exploring sources of variability in adherence to guidelines across hospitals in low-income settings: a multi-level analysis of a cross-sectional survey of 22 hospitals

Indicator Cases available n(% [95% CI]) Median (IQR) for hospital specific proportions Range hospital specific estimates
Quinine loading dose for malaria patients* 433 320 (74 [62–83]) 72 [30–86] 0 to 100
Zinc prescription for diarrhoea/dehydration 271 179 (66 [57–74]) 62 [53–80] 29 to 92
Correct crystalline penicillin dose for pneumonia 597 395 (92 [88–95]) 95 [90–100] 77 to 100
HIV testing for all admitted children 1298 156 (12 [7-19]) 8 [2-16] 0 to 47
  1. aFrom 19 out of the 22 hospitals.