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Table 1 Socio-demographic and malaria state in the cases and controls

From: Malaria and pre-eclampsia in an area with unstable malaria transmission in Central Sudan

Number (%) of Pre-eclamptic (N= 143) Controls
(N= 143)
P
Primigravidae 49(34.3) 27(18.9) 0.01
lack of antenatal care 21(14.7) 33(23.1) 0.02
Educational level < secondary 36(25.2) 24(16.8) 0.8
Bednets coverage 21(14.7) 23 (16.1) 0.6
History of malaria 31(21.7) 11(7.7) 0.001
Family history of hypertension 122(85.3) 81(56.6) 0.001
Placental malaria 28(19.6) 16(11.2) 0.04