Skip to main content

Table 1 Baseline clinical and laboratory characteristics of study participants

From: Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of intravenous artesunate during severe malaria treatment in Ugandan adults

Parameter Median (IQR)
Age (years) 24.0 (20.0–35.0)
Weight (kgs) 56.3 (54–62.5)
Height (m) 1.7 (1.6–1.7)
BMI 20 (18.8–23.3)
Axillary temperature (0 C) 37.1 (36.5–38.8)
Respiratory rate ( per minute) 24.0 (24.0–26.0)
Pulse rate ( per minute) 106 (95–113)
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg) 114 (106–128)
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg) 73 (69–82)
Hemoglobin (mg/dl) 12.9 (11.2–14.2)
Plasma creatinine (g/dl) 63.5 (54–75)
Serum bilirubin (μmol/L) 30 (15.2–87.6)
Serum lactate (mmol/L) 3.25 (1.9–4.1)
Blood sugar (mmol/L) 4.8 (4.4–6.1)