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Table 2 Treatment outcomes after 42 days for episodes of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria

From: Efficacy of fixed-dose combination artesunate-amodiaquine versus artemether-lumefantrine for uncomplicated childhood Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Democratic Republic of Congo: a randomized non-inferiority trial

Treatment outcome Treatment group, No. (%)
ASAQ (n = 156) AL (n = 145)
No treatment outcome 25 (16.0) 20 (13.8)
Lost to follow-up 18 13
Other protocol deviations 7 7
Adequate clinical and parasitological response 118 (75.6) 106 (73.1)
Recurrent parasitaemia (including LCF and LPF) 13 (7.4) 19 (13.1)
Recrudescence 2 1
New infection 9 17
Recurrent malaria due to non-falciparum species 1 1
Genotyping not performed 1 0