TABLE 2.

Logistic regression models to examine the effect of parasitemia at the start of the study on malaria by age groupa

Age (mo)Febrile vs AsymptomaticAsymptomatic vs uninfectedFebrile vs uninfected
Odds ratio95% CIPOdds ratio95% CIPOdds ratio95% CIP
12-271.10.2-6.60.92.30.6-8.50.23.01.0-9.20.05
27-440.500.1-2.80.43.61.2-110.031.50.5-4.20.4
44-600.470.09-2.60.32.40.9-6.50.091.50.5-4.90.5
60-820.090.01-1.60.12.10.7-6.10.20.80.2-40.8
  • a The odds ratios are odds ratios of parasite-positive children to parasite-negative children. Analyses were adjusted for village and age.