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Table 3 HIV status of patients on treatment for Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis(MDR-TB) at an MDR referral facility in Durban, South Africa

From: The whole is greater than the sum of the parts: Recognising missed opportunities for an optimal response to the rapidly maturing TB-HIV co-epidemic in South Africa

Year No. of patients admitted No. of patients with known HIV status(%)
2000 204 134 (65.7%)
2001 266 159 (59.8%)
2002 384 228 (59.4%)
2003 435 224 (51.5%)
  1. P < 0.002 (Chi-square for trend)