Skip to main content

Table 1 Pattern of reported illness

From: Are 'Village Doctors' in Bangladesh a curse or a blessing?

Diseases % of responses (n)
Cold/Fever 52.2 (399)
Musculo-skeletal diseases 9.7 (74)
Gastro-intestinal tract diseases 9.7 (74)
Neurological disease 6.1 (47)
Respiratory tract diseases 5 (38)
Diarrhoeal diseases 4.8 (37)
Skin and soft tissue diseases 3.1 (24)
Cardiovascular diseases 3 (23)
Infectious diseases 2.2 (17)
Eye problem 1.7 (13)
Kidney and urinary tract diseases 0.4 (3)
Hepatobilliary 0.4 (3)
Cancer 0.1 (1)
Other 1.6 (12)
Total 100 (765)