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Table 2 Availability of medicines and supplies for OTP in Dehana District, Northern Ethiopia, 2020

From: Evaluation of the outpatient therapeutic program for severe acute malnourished children aged 6–59 months implementation in Dehana District, Northern Ethiopia: a mixed-methods evaluation

Drugs and supplies Available at time of observation, n = 9 (%) Available in the last 6 months, n = 9 (%)
RUTF 9(100.0) 9(100.0)
Vitamin A 7(77.8) 7(77.8)
Amoxicillin capsule 9(100.0) 8(88.8)
Amoxicillin syrup 8(88.8) 8(88.8)
Folic acid 8(88.8) 8(88.8)
Mebendazole /Albendazole 9(100.0) 9(100.0)
ORS 9(100.0) 9(100.0)
Soap for washing 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)
Water for drinking 3 (33.3) 3(33.3)
SAM protocol 9 (100.0) 9 (100.0)
OTP quick reference 9 (100.0) 9 (100.0)
SAM classification algorithm 8 (88.8) 8 (88.8)
MUAC classification table 9 (100.0) 9 (100.0)
IMNCI protocol 9 (88.8) 9 (88.8)
MUAC tape 9 (100.0) 9 (100.0)
Electronic scale 9 (100.0) 9 (100.0)
Length board 1 (11.0) 1 (11.0)
Standing meter 4 (44.4) 4 (44.4)