Skip to main content

Table 6 Average treatment effects on the treated (ATT) for appropriate treatment of diarrhoea and pneumonia

From: Impact of an integrated community case management programme on uptake of appropriate diarrhoea and pneumonia treatments in Uganda: A propensity score matching and equity analysis study

Matching method Outcome Number in ‘treated’ Number in ‘control’ ATT Standard error t-test p-value
Kernel Received ORS for diarrhoea 74 111 0.412 0.076 5.398 < 0.001a
  Received ORS & zinc for diarrhoea 74 111 −0.146 0.069 −2.112 < 0.05a
Nearest neighbour Received ORS for diarrhoea 74 44 0.419 0.110 3.820 < 0.001a
  Received ORS & zinc for diarrhoea 74 44 −0.095 0.078 −1.042 > 0.05
Stratification Received ORS for diarrhoea 70 115 0.412 0.076 5.398 < 0.001a
  Received ORS & zinc for diarrhoea 70 115 −0.130 0.058 −2.236 < 0.05a
Radius Received ORS for diarrhoea 63 89 0.442 0.076 5.812 < 0.001a
  Received ORS & zinc for diarrhoea 63 89 −0.099 0.056 −1.883 > 0.05
Kernel Antibiotic for pneumonia 166 190 0.327 0.050 6.548 < 0.001a
Nearest neighbour Antibiotic for pneumonia 166 82 0.289 0.072 4.024 < 0.001a
Stratification Antibiotic for pneumonia 163 193 0.331 0.053 6.229 < 0.001a
Radius Antibiotic for pneumonia 156 177 0.328 0.052 6.273 < 0.001a
  1. aSignificant value within 95 % confidence intervals