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Table 1 Characteristics of studied patients

From: Increase in the proportion of Plasmodium falciparum with kelch13 C580Y mutation and decline in pfcrt and pfmdr1 mutant alleles in Papua New Guinea

Characteristic Day 1
(n = 94)
Sampling clinics; n (%)
 Wirui 46 (49)
 Town 48 (51)
Age (Years); n (%)
 0–9 10 (11)
 10–19 41 (44)
 20– 43 (46)
 Median (IQR*) 17.0 (13.0, 26.5)
Sex; n (%)
 Male 47 (50)
 Female 47 (50)
Symptoms; n (%)
 Muscle or joint aches 24 (26)
 Chill/Shivering 36 (38)
 Headache 60 (64)
 Nausea/vomiting 18 (19)
 Abdominal pain 14 (15)
 Diarrhoea 7 (7)
 Cough 24 (26)
 Convulsions 8 (9)
 Temperature (> 37.5 °C) 47 (50)
Parasitaemia
 Median (Parasites × 106/µl) 2.2
 (IQR) (0.9, 5.6)
  1. *IQR Inter Quartile Range