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Table 1 Demographics characteristics baseline of patients included

From: Multicentre study evaluating the non-inferiority of the new paediatric formulation of artesunate/amodiaquine versus artemether/lumefantrine for the management of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in children in Cameroon, Ivory Coast and Senegal

Parameters AS-AQ AL p value
Age (median, range) 4 (1 – 7 years) 5 (1 – 7 years) 0.22
Sex ratio (M/F) 1.2 0.9 0.27
Weight mean (kg) 15.5 ± 6.4 16.5 ± 3.7 0.24
Axillary temperature mean (°C) 38.8 ± 0.8 38.7 ± 0.8 0.99
Parasite density Geometric mean (P/μl) 11952 13212 0.32
  1. ± standard deviation.