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Table 3 Diagnoses by chloroquine use and no pre-hospital treatment given

From: Early home treatment of childhood fevers with ineffective antimalarials is deleterious in the outcome of severe malaria

Drug Given Chloroquine No treatment given Total
   CM 49 53.8 33 33.0 82 42.9
   SMA 42 46.2 67 67.0 109 57.1
Total 91 100.0 100 100.0 191 100.0
  1. P = 0.005, RR = 1.63, 95% CI = 1.16, 2.29
  2. Fishers exact test used