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Table 1 Baseline characteristic of study population

From: Implementation of a malaria rapid diagnostic test in a rural setting of Nanoro, Burkina Faso: from expectation to reality

Characteristics N = 407
Age in months, median (IQR) 23.0 (12.0–36.0)
Male, n (%) 231 (56.8)
Axillary temperature °C, mean (SD) 37.7 (0.78)
Parasites/μl, geometric mean (min–max) 22,839. 4 (32–586,250)
Malaria positive by expert microscopy, n (%) 244 (59.9)
Malaria positive health facilities RDT-PfHRP2, n (%) 315 (77.4)
Malaria positive laboratory RDT-PfHRP2, n (%) 282 (69.3)