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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Randomized controlled trial of the relative efficacy of high-dose intravenous ceftriaxone and oral cefixime combined with doxycycline for the treatment of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae co-infection

  Doxycycline + ceftriaxone
(n = 61)
Doxycycline + cefixime (n = 64) p
Age (mean (SD)) 30 ± 6.98 34.61 ± 10.19 0.282
BMI (mean (SD) 23.64 ± 3.2 22.6 ± 2.83 0.17
Sex (male) (n (%)) 58 (95.08) 59 (92.19) 0.718
Medical history (n)   
 Diabetes 2 1 0.613
 Hypertension 1 2 1
 Renal disease 2 9 0.055
 Liver disease 11 20 0.101
Sites of infection (n)   
 Genital 36 41 0.586
 Pharyngeal 12 7 0.216
 Rectal 4 6 0.744
 Genital + pharyngeal 8 6 0.578
 Rectal + pharyngeal 1 4 0.366