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Table 1 Characteristics of children qualifying for analyses at vaccination by vaccine type, gender, age and nutrition (measured by the Weight-for-Height Z-score at vaccination) for the prophylaxis (CH+) and no prophylaxis (CH-) groups.

From: Malaria chemoprophylaxis and the serologic response to measles and diphtheria-tetanus-whole-cell pertussis vaccines

   Prophylaxis (CH+) No Prophylaxis (CH-)  
Vacci ne Type Trait # % or Mean (SD*) # % or Mean (SD*) P-value
Measles Sex % male 177 53 274 54 0.82
  Age in months 178 33.7 (15.2) 274 33.7 (18.1) 0.97
  Wt-for-Ht Z-score 162 -0.65 (0.92) 247 -0.54 (1.01) 0.28
DTP Sex % male 310 48 204 53 0.04
  Age in months 309 32.3 (14.9) 204 32 (17.7) 0.29
  Wt-for-Ht Z-score 210 -0.88 (0.98) 37 -0.78 (0.84) 0.29
  1. * SD Standard Deviation
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