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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of the study participants of efficacy of AL study among Malawian children

From: Monitoring the efficacy of artemether-lumefantrine for the treatment of uncomplicated malaria in Malawian children

Characteristic Study population 1
Sex  
Female 50.3% (162/322)
Male 49.6% (160/322)
Age (months)2 27.6 (14.3)
Weight (kg) 2 11.4 (2.7)
Height (cm)2 74.9 (22.6)
Temperature °C3 38.5 (1.2)
Parasitaemia median (IQR) 4 33,080 (12,810 – 76,980)
Gametocyte carriage 2.1% (7/322)
  1. Notes: 1n = 322; 2Mean (standard deviation); 3At enrolment into the study mean (standard deviation); 4Median (Inter-quartile range)Per micro mil at enrolment.