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Table 4 Average prevalences of moderate- and high-intensity infections infections in women of reproductive age

From: Deworming women of reproductive age during adolescence and pregnancy: what is the impact on morbidity from soil-transmitted helminths infection?

Modela Age period (years) SB only, mean (95% credible interval) SB + WRA, mean (95% credible interval) % Reduction, mean (95% credible interval) P value
ICL 15–50 8.24 (7.72–8.79) 7.82 (7.35–8.30) 5.11 (2.03–7.62) < 2.2 × 10−16
ICL 15–19 8.20 (7.56–8.80) 6.82 (6.26–7.35) 16.8 (10.7–23.6) < 2.2 × 10−16
ICL 20–50 8.25 (7.77–8.82) 7.99 (7.50–8.48) 3.17 (0.30–5.70) < 2.2 × 10−16
EMC 15–50 11.5 (10.8–12.2) 10.0 (9.29–10.6) 13.1 (11.6–14.6) < 2.2 × 10−16
EMC 15–19 10.5 (9.77–11.2) 7.29 (6.60–7.88) 30.8 (27.3–34.5) < 2.2 × 10−16
EMC 20–50 11.7 (11.0–12.3) 10.5 (9.77–11.1) 10.4 (8.52–12.2) < 2.2 × 10−16
  1. Values in table are presented as the mean prevalence (%)
  2. aHigh baseline prevalence (> 50%) The FoI inputted into the cohort model was extracted from the ICL and EMC fully stochastic individual-based models with ongoing SB treatment, i.e. FoI decreased over time