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Table 3 Treatment of children under five presenting with cough and/or difficult breathing before and after training

From: No time for change? Impact of contextual factors on the effect of training primary care healthcare workers in Kyrgyzstan and Vietnam on how to manage asthma in children - A FRESH AIR implementation study

n (%) Kyrgyzstan Pre-training Consultations, n = 239 Kyrgyzstan Post-training Consultations, n = 36 Vietnam Pre-training Consultations, n = 239 Vietnam Post-training Consultations, n = 133
Bronchodilator trial 0 (0) 6 (16.7) 30 (12.6) 3 (2.3)
Inhaled short acting β-agonist 0 (0) 1 (2.8) 47 (19.7) 28 (21.1)
Inhaled corticosteroids 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Oral corticosteroids 0 (0) 0 (0) 12 (5.3) 4 (3.0)
Antibiotics 134 (56.1) 5 (13.9) 160 (67.0) 101 (75.9)
Antivirals and cough medicine 100 (41.8) 21 (58.3) 181 (75.7) 97 (72.9)