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Table 2 Proportion of patients reporting symptoms during follow up.

From: A computer-based medical record system and personal digital assistants to assess and follow patients with respiratory tract infections visiting a rural Kenyan health centre

Symptom Day 1 Day 7 Day 30
Chest pains 77% 61% 60%
Cough 73% 64% 51%
Sputum production 66% 48% 37%
Feeling tired 62% 52% 31%
Fever 62% 34% 24%
Shortness of breath 53% 38% 31%
Sore Throat 42% 27% 23%
Felt better   81% 85%
Sought further medical care   17% 11%