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Table 2 Summary of outcomes: clinical vs asymptomatic malaria

From: Clinical malaria among pregnant women on combined insecticide treated nets (ITNs) and intermittent preventive treatment (IPTp) with sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine in Yaounde, Cameroon

Variables Clinical malaria Asymptomatic malaria OR 95% IC p
(n = 116) (n = 166)
Maternal age (yrs)      
15 - 19 68 34 5.5 3.2-9.3 0.000
Gravidity 1 - 2 66 28 6.5 3.8-11.3 0.000
Parity 1 - 2 61 32 4.6 2.7-7.9 0.000
Primary education 76 48 4.6 2.8-7.8 0.000
Gestational age 20 – 30 wks 74 34 6.8 4.1-11.7 0.000
Gestational age > 30 wks 3 7 0.6 0.2-2.4 0.688
Parasite density change (%) 64 25 6.9 3.9 - 12.1 0.000
Time between 1 st & 2 nd dose      
  10 weeks 68 34 5.5 3.2-9.3 0.000