Tuberculosis Research and Treatment / 2016 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Treatment Outcome and Associated Factors among Tuberculosis Patients in Debre Tabor, Northwestern Ethiopia: A Retrospective Study

Table 1

Characteristics of TB patients (), Debre Tabor Health Center, 2008–2013.

CharacteristicsFrequencyPercentage

Sex
 Male19758.1
 Female14241.9
Residence
 Urban20660.8
 Rural13339.2
Age
 ≤2410230.1
 25–4414041.3
 ≥459728.6
HIV status
 Positive4312.7
 Negative20059.0
 Unknown9628.3
Patient category
 New30289.1
 Relapse133.8
 Failure20.6
 Transfer in185.3
 Unknown41.2
Baseline smear result
 Smear positive9427.7
 Smear negative28572.3

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