TABLE 1

Patient baseline characteristics

CharacteristicValue for group
Pursat (n = 60)Pailin (n = 55)Battambang (n = 8)
No. (%) of female subjects7 (11.6)7 (12.7)1 (12.5)
Mean age (yr) (SD, range)27.5 (11.4, 9.0–59.0)33.8 (13.1, 12.0–76.0)23.3 (13.9, 8.0–45.0)
No. (%) of subjects aged 5–15 yr8 (13.3)2 (3.6)2 (25.0)
No. (%) of subjects aged >15 yr52 (86.7)53 (96.4)6 (75.0)
Mean wt (kg) (SD, range)51.7 (12.6, 21.0–72.0)55.5 (8.5, 30.0–76.0)48.0 (17.0, 21.0–75.0)
Mean temp (°C) (SD, range)38.7 (0.8, 37.7–40.5)38.5 (0.8, 37.5–40.0)38.2 (0.8, 37.5–40.1)
Geometric mean no. of parasites/μl (interquartile range)9,723 (4,233–22,042)10,641 (4,302–26,301)4,009 (1,083–23,292)