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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of patients with P. falciparum malaria sampled for LF pharmacokinetics (n = 60)

From: Malaria prevalence, severity and treatment outcome in relation to day 7 lumefantrine plasma concentration in pregnant women

Characteristic Number of pregnant women Percentage
Age (years)
 <20 16 26.7
 25–35 38 63.3
 >35 6 10.0
Gravida
 Primigravida 21 35
 Secundigravida 13 21.7
 Multigravida 26 43.3
Trimester
 Second 40 66.7
 Third 20 33.3
Parasitaemia
 <1000 20 33.3
 1000–10,000 33 55.0
 >10,000 7 11.7