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Table 1 Schedule of Events (SOE)

From: TB sequel: incidence, pathogenesis and risk factors of long-term medical and social sequelae of pulmonary TB – a study protocol

Activities Screening Baseline Day 14 Month 2 Month 4 Month 6 Month 9 Month 12 Month 18 Month 24
Visits
Eligibility assessment x          
Xpert MTB/RIF (Ultra) assay x          
Sputum smear and culture x x   x x x (x) (x) (x) (x)
Drug sensitivity testing   x         
Demographic data   x         
Clinical examination   x x x x x x x x x
Chest X-ray   x     x     x
Lung function assessment   x   x   x x x x x
ECG   x       x   x
Medical history (update)   x x x x x x x x x
TB treatment and adherence    x x x x (x) (x) (x) (x)
Quality of life/patient’s cost questionnaire   x   x   x   x   x
HIV test (CD4 count)   x       x   x
Hepatitis B serology   x         
Haematology and Biochemistry   x     x   x   x
Urine dip stick test   x   x x x     
Blood storage for nested research studies   x x x x x x x   
Sputum storage for nested research studies   x x x x x (x) (x) (x) (x)
Urine storage for nested research studies   x   x x x (x) (x) (x) (x)