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Table 2 Treatment outcomes after day 28 and 42

From: In vivo efficacy of artemether-lumefantrine against uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Central Ethiopia

  Duration of follow-up
Outcome Day 28 Day 42
  N = 119 N = 119
No treatment outcome 4 (3.4%) 7 (5.9%)
   Lost to follow-up 1 4
   Missed evening dose 3 3
Infection with different species 3 (2.5%) 8 (6.7%)
Failure   
   Early Treatment Failure 0 0
   Late Clinical Failure 0 0
   Late Parasitological Failure 1 1
Adequate Clinical and Parasitological Response -uncorrected 111 (93.3%) 103 (86.6%)
Cure rates-Per Protocol, PCR uncorrected (95% CI) 99.1% (95.1-100.0) 99.0% (94.8-100.0)
Cure rates-Per Protocol, PCR corrected (95% CI) 100% (96.7-100.0) 100% (96.5-100.0)
Cure rates-Intention-to-treat, PCR uncorrected (95% CI) 93.3% (87.2-97.1) 86.6% (79.1-92.1)
Cure rates- Intention-to-treat, PCR corrected (95% CI) 94.1% (88.2-97.6) 87.3% (79.9-92.7)
  1. Abbreviations: CI- confidence interval