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Table 1 Characteristics of patients screened using strategy 1 and 2 in a mobile van intervention in District Mewat, Haryana, India, 2016

From: Comparison of clinical and cost-effectiveness of two strategies using mobile digital x-ray to detect pulmonary tuberculosis in rural India

Characteristics Strategy 1 Strategy 2
N (%) N (%)
Total 121 (100) 596 (100)
Sex
 Male 73 (60) 355 (60)
 Female 45 (37) 241 (40)
 Missing 03 (3) 0 (0)
Age group
  < 15 years 9 (7) 53 (9)
 15–44 52 (43) 214 (36)
 45–64 52 (43) 246 (41)
 65 years and above 8 (7) 83 (14)
Symptoms
 Cough 116 (96) 590 (99)
 Hemoptysis 9 (7) 6 (1)
 Fever 57 (47) 229 (38)
 Weight loss 43 (35) 13 (2)
 Abnormal CXR s/o TB 39 (32) 214 (36)
  1. CXR = chest x-ray, TB = Tuberculosis, *may have multiple responses