Table 4

Impact of supplementation on malaria and general morbidity
Morbidity Intervention (87) Control (88) RR (95%CI) p
n (%) n (%)
Uncomplicated Malaria 40 (46.0) 55 (62.5) 0.73 (0.55, 0.97) 0.03
Severe malaria 1 (1.1) 1 (1.1) 0.99 (0.06, 15.9) 0.99
Non severe pneumonia 3 (3.4) 1 (1.1) 3.03 (0.32,28.6) 0.33
Severe pneumonia 0 1 (1.1) - -
Acute diarrhoea 9 (10.3) 7 (7.9) 1.30 (0.51,3.33) 0.58
Bloody diarrhoea 7 (8.0) 4 (4.5) 1.77 (0.54,5.83) 0.34

Owusu-Agyei et al.

Owusu-Agyei et al. Nutrition Journal 2013 12:131   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-12-131

Open Data