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Table 3 Patient and disease characteristics and TB treatment outcomes (N = 542 patients registered during the 4th Quarter of 2004)

From: Evaluation of the Rapid Scale-up of Collaborative TB/HIV Activities in TB Facilities in Rwanda, 2005-2009

Characteristic No. (%)
Female 211 (38.9)
Mean age in years 32.8 SD*14.2
Pulmonary TB 416 (76.8)
New patient 435 (80.3)
HIV Status   
   Positive 122 (22.5)
   Negative 155 (28.6)
   Not documented 265 (48.9)
Treatment outcomes   
   Cured 198 (36.5)
   Completed 138 (25.5)
   Died 60 (11.1)
   Defaulted 15 (2.8)
   Transferred out 76 (14.0)
  1. *SD = standard deviation
  2. Missing outcomes for 10.1% (n = 55) of patients registered