Table 3

Timeliness of cases being seen in a specialist clinic

2010/112011/122012/132013/142014/15Total
Freq.%Freq.%Freq.%Freq.%Freq.%Freq.%
Seen in specialist clinic
≤90 days22177.023277.619080.520782.120885.4105480.3
91–120 days4214.63110.42611.02610.3229.214711.2
121–150 days124.2206.7135.562.441.7554.2
151–180 days31.062.020.841.620.8171.3
Over 180 days93.1103.352.193.672.9403.1
Grand total2871002991002361002521002391001313100
Prescribed penicillin prophylaxis*
≤90 days21877.622676.419081.520682.719885.0103880.3
91–120 days4315.33511.82912.4249.6208.615111.7
121–150 days124.3217.162.652.041.7483.7
151–180 days31.193.031.341.610.4201.5
>180 days41.451.731.3104.062.6282.2
Declined10.40.020.941.770.5
Grand total2811002961002331002491002331001292100
  • Figures are frequencies (column percentages).

  • *Cases eligible for penicillin exclude S/HPFH and S Lepore.