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Table 2 General service readiness at DOTS facilities by states

From: General and tuberculosis-specific service readiness in two states in Nigeria

Variable Anambra
n (%)
N = 22
Oyo
n (%)
N = 20
Total
n (%)
N = 42
P value 95% CI
Basic amenities
aImproved water source
  Yes 16 (72.7) 14 (70.0) 30 (71.4)   
Electricity power supply
  Yes 16 (72.7) 10 (50.0) 26 (61.9)   
aImproved sanitation   
  Yes 14 (63.6) 16 (80.0) 30 (71.4)   
Consulting room with privacy
  Yes 13 (59.1) 17 (85.0) 30 (71.4)   
Communication equipment
  Yes 4 (18.2) 11 (55.0) 15 (35.7)   
Computing facilities
  Yes 1 (4.5) 2 (10.0) 3 (7.1)   
Domain score (mean availability of items as percent) [Mean (SE)] 47 (4.0) 50.8 (3.9) 48.8 (2.8) 0.33 −15.29, 7.56
Basic equipment
Weighing scale
  Yes 15 (68.2) 17 (85.0) 32 (76.2)   
Thermometer
  Yes 22 (100) 20 (100) 42 (100)   
Domain score (mean availability of items as percent) [Mean (SE)] 84.1 (5.1) 92.5 (4.1) 88.1 (3.3) 0.01 −21.6, 4.79
Infection Prevention
  Appropriate storage of sharp waste 14 (63.6) 18 (90) 32 (76.2)   
  Safe disposal of sharps 17 (77.3) 15 (75.0) 32 (76.2)   
  Appropriate storage of infectious waste 14 (63.6) 18 (90) 32 (76.2)   
  Safe disposal of infectious waste 17 (77.3) 15 (75.0) 32 (76.2)   
  Soap and running water available 13 (59.1) 11 (55.0) 24 (57.1)   
  Latex gloves available 14 (63.6) 13 (65.0) 27 (64.3)   
Domain score (mean availability of items as percent) [Mean (SE)] 65.2 (5.4) 76.7 (4.1) 70.6 (3.5) 0.60 −25.3, 2.31
Availability of structural problems in the health facility
  Roof 9 (40.9) 8 (40.0) 17 (40.5)   
  Ceiling 11 (50.0) 13 (65.0) 24 (57.1)   
  Wall 7 (31.8) 6 (30.0) 13 (31.0)   
  Floors 7 (31.8) 5 (25.0) 12 (28.6)   
  Painting 9 (40.9) 6 (30.0) 15 (35.7)   
  Plumbing 8 (36.4) 6 (40.0) 14 (33.3)   
  Drainage 4 (18.2) 5 (25.0) 9 (21.4)   
  1. abased on standards for improved water sources and sanitation promoted by UNICEF