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Table 2 Observations on IMCI forms filled during September & October 98 for children 2-60 months old in six primary health facilities* in Konni and Boboye districts

From: Evaluating Niger's experience in strengthening supervision, improving availability of child survival drugs through cost recovery, and initiating training for Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI)

Observation/Indicator Konni Boboye Total
  District District   
  no. (%) no. (%) no. (%)
Number of examined forms 142   127   269  
Forms marked for initial or follow-up visits 134 (94) 118 (93) 252 (94)
Children with a general danger sign 15 (11) 11 (9) 26 (10)
Referred children with a general danger sign 5 (33) 1 (11) 6 (23)
   5/15   1/11   6/26
Forms with the nutrition section completed 100 (70) 112 (88) 212 (79)
Children with low weight for age 33 (33) 11 (11) 44 (21)
   33/100   11/112   44/212
Children with severe or mild anaemia 44 (44) 29 (26) 73 (34)
   44/100   29/112   73/212
Forms with follow up visits required 92 (65) 90 (71) 182 (68)
Follow-up visits conducted 0 (0) 11 (12) 11 (6)
     11/90   11/182
  1. * Health facilities: Malbaza, Yaya & Dougueraoua in Konni Distirct and Fabidgi, Falmey & Tonkossarey in Boboye District.