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Table 1 Quality of sources of data for estimates

From: Protective efficacy of malaria case management for preventing malaria mortality in children: a systematic review for the Lives Saved Tool

  Data source Number of studies Data source quality
Uncomplicated malaria - untreated Delphi method 1 low
Uncomplicated malaria - treated Deaths reported in clinical trials of ACTs for uncomplicated malaria 49 high
All hospitalized malaria - untreated Mortality when treated with CQ in setting of high CQ resistance – hospital observational studies 2 low
All hospitalized malaria - treated Mortality in hospitals offering high standards of care - hospital observational studies 4 moderate