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Table 9 Changes in responses on practices regarding childhood blinding diseases

From: Outcome of training of maternal and child health workers in Ifo Local Government Area, Ogun State, Nigeria, on common childhood blinding diseases: a pre-test, post-test, one-group quasi-experimental study

  Post-training *p-value 0.031ǂ
  Immediate referral Treat first
Practices regarding cataract Pre-training Immediate referral 40 4
Treat first 14 3
Post-training *p-value 0.087
  Immediate referral Treat first
Practices regarding red eye(s) in a child Pre-training Immediate referral 26 9
Treat first 19 7
Post-training *p-value 0.711
  Immediate referral Treat first
Practices regarding newborn conjunctivitis Pre-training Immediate referral 27 16
Treat first 13 5
  1. *McNemar’s Test
  2. ǂStatistically significant