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Table 1 Demographic and baseline characteristics of the enrolled patients

From: Therapeutic efficacy of artemether–lumefantrine for the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria from three highly malarious states in India

  Jhabua, MP
(n = 98)
Anuppur, MP
(n = 89)
Bastar, CG
(n = 123)
Simdega, JH
(n = 92)
Total
Age (years)
 Mean 12.12 21.03 14.72 17.02 16.01
 sd 11.34 18.55 11.52 15.81 14.61
 Min 1 0.83 2 2 0.83
 Max 58 60 49 60 60
Age group (years) (%)
 Under 5 16 (16.23) 10 (11.24) 11 (8.94) 9 (9.78) 46 (11.44)
 5–15 59 (60.20) 42 (47.19) 72 (58.54) 55 (59.78) 228 (56.72)
 Adult 23 (23.47) 37 (41.57) 40 (32.52) 28 (30.43) 128 (31.84)
Sex
 Male (%) 67 (68.37) 47 (52.81) 80 (65.04) 53 (57.61) 247 (61.44)
 Female (%) 31 (31.63) 42 (47.19) 43 (34.96) 39 (42.39) 155 (38.56)
Weight (kg)
 Mean 26.84 30.2 30.7 28.06 29.04
 sd 13.66 15.82 15.88 14.73 15.10
 Min 8 5 9 9 5
 Max 67 64 64 65 67
Height (cm)
 Mean 127.98 133.98 132.36 130 131.11
 sd 26.33 26.16 27.59 25.51 26.47
 Min 37 65 60 65 37
 Max 175 173 170 168.9 175
Parasite density/µL (at enrollment)
 Geometric mean 6868.41 2518.11 7868.93 3031.62 4750.77
 95 % CI (5755.9–8195.9) (2015.3–3146.4) (6430.5–9629.2) (2086.4–4405.1) (4163.18–5421.30)
 <2000/µL n (%) 9 (9.2) 45 (50.6) 15 (12.2) 22 (23.9) 91 (22.64)
 >2000/µL n (%) 30 (30.6) 27 (30.3) 29 (23.6) 33 (35.9) 119 (29.60)
 >5000/µL n (%) 28 (28.6) 6 (6.7) 27 (21.9) 16 (17.4) 77 (19.15)
 >10,000/µL n (%) 31 (31.6) 11 (12.4) 52 (42.3) 21 (22.8) 115 (28.61)
Gametocyte carriage
 n (%) 7 (7.1) 10 (11.2) 2 (1.6) 8 (8.7) 27 (6.72)