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Research Article

An Overview of Tuberculosis-Designated Hospitals in China, 2009-2015: A Longitudinal Analysis of National Survey Data

Table 4

Quality control of smear microscopy in the tuberculosis-designated hospitals.

Laboratory MethodRegionNo. of TB-designated hospitals with testing capacityNo. of TB-designated hospitals with quality controlPercentage of TB-designated hospitals with quality control

Smear microscopy
(County)
Eastern47540887%
Central44533376%
Western33623871%
Total125697979%

Smear microscopy
(Prefecture)
Eastern13210680%
Central1187866%
Western845060%
Total33423470%

Phenotypic DST
(Prefecture)
Eastern1058884%
Central765370%
Western221464%
Total20315576%

Molecular method
(Prefecture)
Eastern453373%
Central352366%
Western181056%
Total986667%

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