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Table 4 Repartition of the ten deceased children by score of coma at inclusion and at the referral health care unit, parasite density, haemoglobin level blood sugar at inclusion and time elapsed from inclusion to death

From: Acceptability and efficacy of intra-rectal quinine alkaloids as a pre-transfer treatment of non-per os malaria in peripheral health care facilities in Mopti, Mali

Coma score at peripheral unit Coma score at referral unit Parasite density Blood sugar (mg/dl) Haemoglobin (g/l) Time to death (in hours & mn)
1 3 93330 102 8,1 50 h30 mn
2 3 66600 36 5,3 36 h45 mn
1 2 211300 45 8,1 10 h30 mn
2 0 52350 89 10,5 14 h50 mn
5 1 9700 131 5,0 49 h55 mn
1 2 0 48 5,3 40 mn
0 - 97775 - - 21 h25 mn
0 - 0 - - 3 h22 mn
0 - 12375 - - 1 h30 mn
2 - - - - 1 h
  1. Only three deaths occurred after 24 hours from the child's inclusion into the study.