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Table 1 Outcomes of Therapeutic efficacy studies (TES) of artemether-lumefantrine in P. falciparum cases

From: Efficacy of artemether-lumefantrine for the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Nepal

Districts/study year Kailali Kanchanpur Jhapa Total
2013 2014 2013 2014 2013 2014
TES outcomes
 Total P. falciparum Screened 46 22 9 5 13 11 106
 TES enrollment cases 13 6 7 1 1 0 28
 Lost to follow up/Drop out 3 0 0 0 1 0 4
 TES completed 10 6 7 1 0 0 24
Adequate Clinical and Parasitological Response (ACPR) 9 6 7 1    23
 Early Treatment Failure (ETF) 0 0 0 0    0
 Late Treatment Failure (LTF) 1 0 0 0    1
  1. Note: None of the patients who were followed up for 28 days developed any adverse events. Of the 24, five patients were afebrile in day 3 and 19 became afebrile on day 2. Out of 24 patients, 21 had cleared parasitemia on day 3 and three cleared parasitemia on day 7 and one remained parasitemic until 14 days