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Table 5 Variables related to the chemoprophylaxis

From: Determinants of compliance with malaria chemoprophylaxis among French soldiers during missions in inter-tropical Africa

  N N-CC Prevalence of CC
    % (95% CI) OR 95% CI p value
Drug prescribed       0.0592
   Chloroquine - proguanil 409 259 63.3 (55.3 - 71.4) 1   
   Doxycycline 1675 701 41.9 (29.9 - 53.8) 0.65 0.34 - 1.26  
   Mefloquine or other 9 7 77. 8 (46.9 - 100.0) 2.9 0.58 - 14.44  
Tolerance to the intake       0.1077
   Rather bad to very bad 173 64 37.0 (18.4 - 55.6) 1   
   Rather good 1010 442 43.8 (32.7 - 54.9) 1 0.74 - 1.35  
   Very good 910 461 50.7 (39.7 - 61.7) 1.19 0.88 - 1.61  
Regularity of the day time of the intake       0.0419
   Rather at the same time 1622 826 50.9 (40.1 - 61.8) 1   
   Rather at different times 327 90 27.5 (14.9 - 40.2) 0.75 0.59 - 0.94  
   NA (Company 1) 144 51 35.4 (27.5 - 43.3) 0.58 0.10 - 3.44  
  1. N: Number of subjects; CC: Subjects with correct compliance; NA: Not Available