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Table 2 Population details

From: Pilot feasibility study of an emergency paediatric kit for intra-rectal quinine administration used by the personnel of community-based health care units in Senegal

  Cases
N = 79
Controls
N = 55
Total
N = 134
Gender    
Male 43 (54.4%) 30 (54.5%) 73 (54.5%)
Female 36 (45.6%) 25 (45.5%) 61 (45.5%)
Ethnic origin    
Peulh 9 (11.4%) 8 (14.5%) 17 (12.7%)
Woolof 69 (87.3%) 46 (83.6%) 115 (85.8%)
Serere 1 (1.3%) 0 1 (0.7%)
Diola 0 1 (1.8%) 1 (0.7%)
Age (years)    
Mean (SD) 4.6 (2.6) 4.7 (2.7) 4.7 (2.6)
Median [Q1; Q3] 4.0 [2.5;6.0] 4.5 [2.7;6.0] 4.0 [2.5;6.0]
(Minimum; Maximum) 1;10 1;10 1;10
Weight (Kg)    
Mean (SD) 13.85 (4.41)
13.00
13.18 (4.67)
12.00
13.58 (4.52)
13.00
Median [Q1; Q3] [10.20;17.00] [10.00;16.00] [10.00;16.00]
(Minimum; Maximum) 7.5;25.3 4.0;27.0 4.0;27.0
Temperature (°C)    
Mean (SD) 38.82 (1.08)
39.20
38.55 (1.49)
38.90
38.71 (1.27)
39.05
Median [Q1; Q3] [38.40;39.40] [38.10;39.50] [38.40;39.50]
(Minimum; Maximum) 34.9;40.5 32.7;40.2 32.7;40.5