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Table 3 Characteristics of subjects enrolled in the IPTi intervention and non-intervention zone in Kolokani in December 2007 after one year of implementation.

From: Molecular markers of resistance to sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine one year after implementation of intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in infants in Mali

  No IPTi IPTi p
Number screened 1226 1227  
Mean age (months) 32.9 33.0 0.96
Gender (Male) (%) 51.3 50.3 0.63
Parasite prevalence (%) 71.5 73.3 0.32
Median parasitaemia (per μl) 3325 3850 0.06
Prevalence of parasitaemia ≥ 500/μl (%) 62.7 64.8 0.31