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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of patients included in the clinical study

From: Where chloroquine still works: the genetic make-up and susceptibility of Plasmodium vivax to chloroquine plus primaquine in Bhutan

Baseline characteristics  
Number of patients enrolled 24
Age (years)a 28 (IQR 23–43; range 14–71)
Weight (kg)a 54.5 (IQR 50.0–59.0; range 37–70.5)
Height (cm)a 159.0 (IQR 153.5–162.5; range 145–170)
Temperature (°C)b 37.3 (SD 1.2)
Male gender (%) 21 (87.5 %)
Fever or history of fever 24 (100 %)
Haemoglobin (g/dl)b 11.4 (95 % CI 10.8–11.9)
Geometric mean parasitaemia (µl−1) 660 (95 % CI 331–1315)
Number of patients with gametocytes (%) 13 (54.2 %)
Location
 District Sarpang 14 (58.3 %)
 District Wangdiphodrang 6 (25 %)
 Other districts 4 (16.7 %)
Ethnicity
 Bhutanese nationals 9 (37.5 %)
 Non-Bhutanese nationals residing in Bhutan 14 (58.3 %)
 Non-Bhutanese nationals not residing in Bhutan 1 (4.2 %)
  1. aMedian and (IQR and range)
  2. bMean (95 % CI)