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Table 1 The pre-treatment clinical, parasitological, and demographic data of trial patients allocated ANQ and CQ+SP treatments

From: Artemisinin-naphthoquine combination (ARCO™) therapy for uncomplicated falciparum malaria in adults of Papua New Guinea: A preliminary report on safety and efficacy

Pre-treatment Treatment Groups
Total number recruited: 130 ANQ CQ + SP
Numbers analyzed 51 49
Male/female 27/24 25/24
Age: median (range) 27.5 (14–60) 23.0 (14–60)
Weight (Kg): median (range) 60 (43.3–98) 56.6 (42–79)
Axillary temperature (°C) 38.2 ± 1.2 38.2 ± 1.3
Mean parasitaemia* ± sd 22228.1 ± 34567.2 19761.9 ± 36888.5
  1. * Arithmetic mean