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Table 8 Proportion of contacts diagnosed and treated as case of tuberculosis

From: Strengthening contact tracing capacity of pulmonary tuberculosis patients in Enugu, southeast Nigeria: a targeted and focused health education intervention study

TB diagnosed Baseline Post-intervention   Chi-Square P value
  N = 57(%) N = 176(%) 95% CI   
Study contacts: N = 31 N = 138    
Yes 6 (19.4) 19 (13.7) -23.8-35.2 0.630 0.429
No 25 (80.6) 119 (86.3) -23.8-35.2   
Control contacts: N = 26 N = 38    
Yes 7 (26.9) 11 (28.9) -45.8-41.8 0.032 0.859
No 19 (73.1) 27 (71.1) -41- 45.8