Table 2

Factors associated with seizure control

Seizure controlOR (CI)P valuesAdjusted oddsP values
GoodPoor
Sex, n (%)
 Male66 (48.15)71 (51)
 Female34 (34.34)65 (65.6)1.77 (1.03 to 3.03)0.041.96 (1.11–3.46)0.02
Age, mean (SD)15.69 (2.34)15.73 (1.66)1.01 (0.88 to 1.15)0.88
Body temperature, mean (SD)36.46 (0.47)36.47 (0.45)0.98 (0.55 to 1.710.94
Dose, mean (SD)23.42 (7.87)21.55 (5.88)1.04 (0.99 to 1.08)0.051.04 (1.00–1.13)0.04
Weight, mean (SD)42.08 (9.35)41.5 (9.34)0.99 (0.966 to 1.02)0.6
Duration with disease, mean (SD)8.44 (2.68)8.21 (3.07)1.02 (093 to 1.12)0.53
Log10parasitaemia, n (%)
 066 (53.3)57 (46.3)
 1 to 2.524 (38.71)39 (61.3)1.80 (0.93 to 3.36)0.061.81 (0.95–3.44)0.07
 >2.510 (20.0)40 (80.0)4.56 (2.09 to 9.9)<0.015.11 (2.33–11.35)<0.01