Table 2: Comparison between malaria positive and negative HIV patients attending IHVN Clinic recruited into the study.

CharacteristicsMalaria positive (PCR)
N = 37
Malaria negative
N = 163
P value

Mean age (years) ± SD33.92 ± 8.5536.78 ± 10.380.12
Sex: male/Female 10 : 27 38 : 1250.38
Mean haemoglobin ± SD10.86 ± 1.8710.80 ± 1.710.87
Mean PCV (%) ± SD32.71 ± 4.8632.58 ± 4.280.88
Mean CD4+ cell ± SD390.1 ± 218.41 391.6 ± 241.820.97

Significant at <0.005.