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Table 3 Payment Methods for the Services of Traditional Healers

From: The role of traditional healers in the diagnosis and management of Burkitt lymphoma in Cameroon: understanding the challenges and moving forward

Method of payment Number Frequency
Money (USD 0.4 – USD 200) 114 54%
Barter systema 84 40%
No charge 50 24%
Unknown to informant 5 2%
Payment deferred till recovery 2 1%
Any token 1 0.5%
  1. aThe Barter system included the provision of fowls, palm oil, salt, palm wine, cutlass, and cooking pots in exchange for treatment
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