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Table 4 In vivo response of P. falciparum to SP during the first year of follow up group age categories and treatment groups

From: Impact of intermittent preventive treatment with sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine targeting the transmission season on the incidence of clinical malaria in children in Mali

  < 5 years 5–10 years All
Outcome sIPT- (n = 122) sIPT + (n = 58) sIPT- (n = 90) sIPT + (n = 61) sIPT- (n = 212) sIPT + (n = 119)
ACPR 93.4 93.1 92.2 95.1 92.9 94.1
ETF 0.0 1.7 0.0 0 0.0 0.8
LCF 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0
LPF 6.6 5.2 7.8 4.9 7.1 5.0
  1. sIPT - = control group
  2. sIPT + = treatment group
  3. ACPR = adequate clinical and parasitological response
  4. ETF = early treatment failure
  5. LPF = late parasitological failure