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Table 5 Efficacy on D28 after PCR correction by age category (Per-Protocol Analysis)

From: Efficacy and safety of a fixed dose artesunate-sulphamethoxypyrazine-pyrimethamine compared to artemether-lumefantrine for the treatment of uncomplicated falciparum malaria across Africa: a randomized multi-centre trial

Efficacy evaluation AS-SMP
3 days
AS-SMP
24 hours
AL
3 days
P
Age < 5 years – n 144 111 126  
ACPR – n
(%,95%CI)
144
(100%,97.5–100.0)
111
(100%,96.7–100.0)
126
(100%,97.1–100.0)
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Age >= 5 years – n 293 308 268  
ACPR – n
(%,95%CI)
290
(99.0%,97.0–99.8)
306
(99.4%,97.7–99.9)
267
(99.6%,97.9–100.0)
0.78
(Fisher)
  1. *Subjects for which filters paper were not analyzed or were undetermined result by PCR or protocol violation cases were excluded