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Table 6 Households reporting treatment of illness in the past 15 days

From: Local disease concepts relevant to the design of a community-based surveillance program for influenza in rural Guatemala

Treatment Chickens (n = 62) Ducks (n = 17) Swine (n = 8)
Tetracycline 57 9 3
Other treatments 36 6 3
Amoxicillin 22 2 1
Battery water 9 1 0
Eye drops 6 1 0
Oil-soaked feather 6 0 0
Scrape the skin 5 1 0
Iodine 5 0 0
Massage, rubbing 4 3 0
Medicinal bath 2 1 0
Isolation 0 3 0
Red nail polish 0 1 0
Rubbing with medicinal plants 0 1 0
Avoid certain foods 0 0 1