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Table 1 Univariate analysis of some of the potential predictors of chloroquine treatment failure

From: Molecular markers of anti-malarial drug resistance in Lahj Governorate, Yemen: baseline data and implications

Variable (no.) Number of treatment failure Odds ratio 95% CI p-value
Age (122)     
≥10 years (60) 22 1.00 -  
< 10 years (62) 52 8.98 3.54-23.33 0.000
Age (122)     
≥15 years (24) 4 1.00 -  
< 15 years (98) 70 12.5 3.65-53.56 0.000
Sex   0.93 0.42-2.06 0.839
Axillary temperature (122)     
< 37.5°C (79) 42 1.00 -  
≥37.5°C (43) 32 2.56 1.06-6.30 0.022
Parasite count (122)     
< 25000/ul blood (100) 56 1.00 -  
≥25000/ul blood (22) 18 3.54 1.02-13.39 0.025
Body weight (Kg)   .891 .853-.931 0.000