Table 4

Types of health care providers visited (n=450)
Health Care Providers
Unqualified providers (UQP) Yes Qualified Providers (QP) Yes
n* % n %
Village doctor 416 92.7 Public
Drug stores 341 75.9 Upazila Health Complex 136 30.3
Self-medication 302 67.3 Union Health/Satellite Clinic 100 22.3
FWA/FWV/Nurses 161 35.9 Private
Medical assistant 39 8.7 Private clinic 160 35.5
Homeopath 158 35.2 Paramedics 266 59.1
Spiritual treatment 94 20.9
Folk medicine 142 31.6
*n=number

Q: Where did you go for the treatments for your family members in case of climate sensitive diseases and sickness?

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