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Table 2 Incidence of all-cause hospital admissions, hospital admissions for severe malaria and all-cause mortality by group

From: Impact of seasonal malaria chemoprevention on hospital admissions and mortality in children under 5 years of age in Ouelessebougou, Mali

 SMC−SMC+IRRIRR
Numbers of Episodes (child-years)Incidence rate per 1000 person-yearsNumbers of Episodes (child-years)Incidence rate per 1000 person-yearsUnadjusted (95% CI)p-valueAdjusted (95% CI)ap-value
All-cause Hospital admissions129 (3856.222)33.4554 (2754.077)19.600.58 (0.41–0.81)< 0.0010.61 (0.44–0.84)0.003
Hospital admissions for severe malaria98 (3856.222)25.4136 (2754.077)13.070.51 (0.34–0.76)< 0.0010.53 (0.36–0.79)0.002
All-cause Mortality32 (3856.222)8.2910 (2754.077)3.630.43 (0.19–0.91)0.0220.44 (0.22–0.91)0.002
  1. SMC, control group; SMC+, intervention Group
  2. aAdjusted for age and gender