Skip to main content

Table 1 Malaria prevalence, signs and symptoms by hospital

From: Clinical malaria diagnosis: rule-based classification statistical prototype

Malaria Kalisizo Hospital Kisubi Hospital Overall
Percentage (%) Percentage (%) Percentage (%)
Proportion with malaria 12.3 76.2 22.2
Signs and symptoms
Febrile 98.2 53.0 91.2
Fever 79.7 20.5 70.5
Rigors 94.8 78.8 92.3
Drowsy 94.3 57.0 88.5
Fits 99.9 91.4 98.6
Dark urine 98.9 97.4 98.7
Joint pains 93.2 90.7 92.8
Vomit 96.4 63.6 91.3
Jaundice 100.0 91.4 98.7
Splenomegaly 97.7 73.5 93.9
Total 822 151 973