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Table 1 Comparison of different parameters among those who survived & those who died.

From: Prediction of outcome in adults with severe falciparum malaria: a new scoring system

Parameters* Expired (n = 34) Recovered (n = 178) OR (95% CI) P** <
Cerebral malaria 32 89 16.0 (3.85–140) 0.000
Seizures 02 15 0.68 (0.07–3.16) 0.465a
Severe anaemia 12 27 3.05 (1.25–7.4) 0.006
Jaundice 12 88 0.56 (0.24–1.27) 0.131
Acute renal failure 13 22 4.39 (1.78–10.8) 0.001
Hypoglycaemia 01 04 1.32 (0.03–13.86) 0.807a
Ventilatory support 08 05 10.56 (2.77–43.88) 0.000a
Pregnancy 06 19 1.79 (0.54–5.20) 0.249a
  1. * Described in the text **χ2 test a: by Fisher exact test