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Table 3 Number of children by the number of episodes for both species, along with time included in time-to-first event and time-to-recurrent event models

From: Identification of different malaria patterns due to Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax in Ethiopian children: a prospective cohort study

  Follow-up
Until 1st episode Between 1st and 2nd episodes Between 2nd and 3rd episodes Between 3rd and 4th episodes
For P. vivax episodes
 Number of followed-up children
  Total (N) 2040 316 53 13
  With episodes 316 53 13 3
  Censored 1724 263 40 10
 Follow-up time
  Mean (days) 221 208 196 139
  Median (days) 134 147 172 99
  [Min.–max.] [7–696] [9–621] [49–402] [66–180]
For P. falciparum episodes
 Number of followed-up children
  Total (N) 2040 548 127 8
  With episodes 548 127 8 1a
  Censored 1492 421 119 7
 Follow-up time
  Mean (days) 283 233 133 111
  Median (days) 286 204 131 105
  [Min.–max.] [7–696] [9–639] [66–339] [63–189]
  1. aThis child had an additional episode (5th episode)