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Table 1 Description of individual study characteristics

From: Therapeutic efficacy of artemether-lumefantrine in the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis

sr. no Author (year of publication) Study design Study setting Study period Follow up Subjects
Sample size Inclusion for age
1 Mekonnen SK. et al. (2015) [28] single arm, open label Prospective cohort study Omo Nada health center in southwestern Ethiopia Augest-december 2011 28 days 89 > 6 months old
2 Ebstie YA. et al. (2015) [29] single arm, open label Prospective cohort study Bahir Dar district, Northwest Ethiopia March and July 2012 28 day 134 > 5 years old
3 Eshetu T. et al. (2012) [30] single arm, open label Prospective cohort study Agaro Health Centre, Jimma Health Centre, Serbo Health Centre, and Asendabo Health Centre November 2008 and January 2009 and between August and December 2009. 42 day 348 > 1 year
4 Mulu A. et al. (2015) [31] single arm, open label Prospective cohort study Kemisie Health Center, Northeast Ethiopia September, 2012 to May, 2013 28 days 66 > 6 months old
5 Hwang J. et al. (2011) [32] single arm, open label Prospective cohort study Bishoftu Malaria Clinic and Bulbula Health Center, Oromia Regional State October and November 2009 42 days 119 > 6 months old
6 Nega D et al. (2016) [33] single arm, open label Prospective cohort study Metehara Health Centre, Eastern Ethiopia October 2014 to January 2015 28 days 91 ≥ 6 months old
7 Getnet G. et al. (2015) [34] single arm, open label Prospective cohort study Enfranze Health Centrer, NW ethiopia January and May 2013 28-day 80 > 6 months old
8 Assefa A. et al. (2010)17 single arm, open label Prospective cohort study Serbo Health Center, Kersa District, SW Ethiopia. November 2007 and January 2008 28 day 90 NR
9 Kinfu G. et al. (2012) [35] single arm, open label Prospective cohort study Tumuga health center Alamata district, Tigrai regional state, North Ethiopia August–November 2009. 28 days 71 > 6 months old
10 Wudneh F. et al. (2016) [36] one-arm prospective open label trial Gendewuha (Metema) Health Center, NW ethiopia October 2014 to January 2015 28-day 91 > 6 months old