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Table 2 Assessment of whether transfluthrin-treated sandals divert host-seeking mosquitoes to persons wearing untreated sandals

From: Evaluation of personal protection afforded by repellent-treated sandals against mosquito bites in south-eastern Tanzania

Treatment groupsIncidence rate ratio IRRa (95% C.I.)p-valuez-scoreMean number of mosquitoes (standard deviation)
TreatmentControl
Repellent-treated sandal (experimental compartment)0.32 (0.23–0.44)< 0.0001− 6.814.81 (8.23)14.46 (24.08)
Untreated sandal 1 (comparative compartment)0.89 (0.67–1.18)0.42− 0.8115.37 (29.75)14.46 (24.08)
Untreated sandal 2 (comparative compartment)0.80 (0.59–1.07)0.13− 1.5316.25 (31.01)14.46 (24.08)
  1. aThe reference sandal was the untreated sandal in the experimental chamber