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Table 1 Demographics and Clinical characteristics at baseline

From: Oral administration of tannins and flavonoids in children with acute diarrhea: a pilot, randomized, control-case study

  Overall (N=60) Group 1 (N=30) Group 2 (N=30) p-value
Median age (range), years 3.1 (0.3–12.7) 4.1 (0.5–12.1) 2.7 (0.3–12.7) 0.23
Starting date of diarrhea before consultation in days (range) 1 (1–4) 1 (1–4) 1 (1–3) 0.32
Median number of stools/day at baseline (range) 5 (2–10) 5 (3–8) 5 (2–10) 0.63
Consistency of stools at baseline (%)     0.35
 Watery 81.4% 86.2% 76.7%  
 Soft 18.6% 13.8% 23.3%  
Vomiting at baseline (median and range) 1.5 (0–23) 3 (0–23) 0.5 (0–7) 0.017
Fever (%) 50.0% 50.0% 50.0% 1.0