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Table 5 Multiple linear regression analyses examining the influence of each independent variable on the dependent variable

From: Influence of Plasmodium gametocyte carriage on the prevalence of fever, splenomegaly and cardiovascular parameters in children less than 15 years in the Mount Cameroon area: cross sectional study

Dependent variable Independent Variable β value P value R2
Hb g/dL Spleen size −0.12 0.01 0.1
Temperature −0.13 0.01
Asexual parasitaemia −0.08 0.08
Gametocytaemia −0.17 <0.001
Sex 0.001 0.98
Hct % Spleen size −0.13 0.01 0.1
Temperature −0.10 0.03
Asexual parasitaemia −0.08 0.10
Gametocytaemia −0.17 <0.001
Sex −0.03 0.58
RBC × 1012/L Spleen size −0.14 0.01 0.1
Temperature −0.04 0.46
Asexual parasitaemia −0.02 0.69
Gametocytaemia −0.16 0.001
Sex 0.042 0.39
Lymphocytes Spleen size −0.05 0.36 0.03
Temperature −0.12 0.02
Asexual parasitaemia −0.06 0.76
Gametocytaemia 0.02 0.21
Sex −0.06 0.26
MCV Spleen size −0.01 0.91 0.03
Temperature −0.01 0.21
Asexual parasitaemia −0.11 0.03
Gametocytaemia 0.01 0.86
Sex −0.11 0.03
MCH Spleen size −0.14 0.78 0.03
Temperature −0.13 0.01
Asexual parasitaemia −0.12 0.03
Gametocytaemia −0.02 0.69
Sex −0.04 0.47
Systolic blood pressure Spleen size −0.02 0.67 0.03
Temperature 0.08 0.12
Asexual parasitaemia −0.04 0.45
Gametocytaemia −0.12 0.03
Sex −0.04 0.53
Heart beats/min Spleen size 0.08 0.13 0.01
Temperature 0.24 <0.001
Asexual parasitaemia 0.11 0.03
Gametocytaemia 0.08 0.14
Sex −0.08 0.13