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Table 3 Estimated coefficients for variables affecting probability of treatment failure

From: How long do rapid diagnostic tests remain positive after anti-malarial treatment?

Variable β fail
Mean Standard deviation
Age
 Child − 3.46444 2.57147
 Unknown − 0.07017 2.15373
 Adult − 0.39833 2.2029
Drug type
 ACT − 2.00807 2.38318
 Non-ACT − 1.42487 2.38322
Year of study
 1990–1995 − 0.00101 1.66774
 1996–2000 − 0.90702 1.61296
 2001–2005 − 0.9747 1.61356
 2006–2010 − 0.54851 1.6232
 2011–2015 − 2.5017 3.76325
  1. Higher coefficient values correspond to a higher probability of treatment failure