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Table 2 Mean number of monitoring activities per patient receiving artesunate or quinine

From: Cost of treating inpatient falciparum malaria on the Thai-Myanmar border

Monitoring activities Artesunate Quinine P-value
Blood pressure 13 23 0.02
Pulse rate and temperature 20 31 0.08
Respiratory rate 21 31 0.09
Number of fluid intake/output recordings 3 5 0.06
Number of pages of notes recorded by nurses 4 6 0.14
Number of pages of notes recorded by physicians 3 6 0.002