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Table 2 Characteristics of patients with P. vivax malaria

From: Epidemiology and clinical features of vivax malaria imported to Europe: Sentinel surveillance data from TropNetEurop

  N %
Sex (n = 615)   
   Male 422 68.6
   Female 193 31.4
Pre-travel advice (n = 387)   
   Yes 208 53.7
   No 179 46.3
Prophylaxis (n = 554)   
   None 320 57.8
   Chloroquine 39 7.0
   Proguanil 6 1.1
   Proguanil + Chloroquine 45 8.1
   Mefloquine 123 22.2
   Doxycycline 12 2.2
   Proguanil + Atovaquone 3 0.5
   Other 6 1.1
Compliance (n = 190)   
   Yes 118 62.1
   No 72 37.9
Patient classification (n = 615)   
   Immigrants/Refugees 121 19.7
   Foreign visitors 36 5.8
   Europeans living in EC 406 66.0
   European expatriates 52 8.5
  Median IQ-Range
Age (n = 606) 32 26–43
  1. IQ-Range = Inter-quartile range