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Table 1 Clinical and parasitological baseline data on D0

From: Randomized, comparative study of the efficacy and safety of artesunate plus amodiaquine, administered as a single daily intake versus two daily intakes in the treatment of uncomplicated falciparum malaria

  Artesunate plus amodiaquine One intake/day Artesunate plus amodiaquine Two intakes/day Total
Patients 161 155 316
Male 97 (60.2%) 85 (54.8%) 182 (57.6%)
Female 64 (39.8%) 70 (45.2%) 134 (42.4%)
Age range    
≤ 5 years 32 (19.9%) 26 (16.8%) 58 (18.4%)
From 6 to13 years 65 (40.4%) 63 (40.6%) 128 (40.5%)
≥ 14 years 64 (39.7%) 66 (42.6%) 130 (41.1%)
Parasite density/μL    
Mean (SD) 41861.3 (75507.9) 31940.6 (42530.8) 36995.2 (61684.5)
Médian (Q1; Q3] 16421(6473; 45550] 13750(6240; 45217] 15423.0 (6356.5;45378.5]
Gametocytes/μL    
Mean (SD) 21.9 (134.5) 18.8 (110.9) 20.4 (123.3)