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Table 2 Largest estimated services gaps in Chibombo

From: Pilot-testing service-based planning for health care in rural Zambia

Service Estimated number of times service is required/week Estimated number of times service can be provided/week Estimated gap
Interpret the results of history, physical exam, chest x-ray, and lab tests, leading to a diagnosis 4 732 81 -4 651
Screen for eligibility for antiretroviral treatment/prophylaxis 4 732 111 -4 621
Perform a physical examination 4 732 132 -4 600
Obtain consent for antiretroviral treatment/prophylaxis 4 732 132 -4 600
Take a screening history of the chief complaint and relevant aspects of past medical history, current medications, etc. 4 732 152 -4 580