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Table 4 Knowledge on Lassa fever reporting

From: Diagnostic proficiency and reporting of Lassa fever by physicians in Osun State of Nigeria

Variable Frequency (n) Percentage (%)
Critical minimum number of cases must be observed before reporting:   
True 30 19.4
Not true 125 80.6
Suspected case:   
True 138 82.5
Not true 28 17.5
Confirmed case:   
True 43 27
Not true 116 73
Weekly reporting:   
True 58 38.9
Not true 91 61.1
Federal:   
True 79 50
Not true 79 50
State:   
True 83 52.5
Not true 75 47.5
Local:   
True 67 43.8
Not true 86 56.2