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Table 2 Patient started on anti-TB treatment by TB diagnostic class

From: A four-year trend in pulmonary bacteriologically confirmed tuberculosis case detection in Kampala-Uganda

Characteristic 2012
n (%)
2013
n (%)
2014
n (%)
2015
n (%)
P value
PBC 1389 (58.4) 1244 (55.8) 1724 (68.7) 2194 (66.8) 0.000a
PCD 418 (17.6) 568 (25.5) 476 (19.0) 745 (22.7) 0.005a
EP 437 (18.4) 319 (14.3) 245 (9.8) 342 (10.4) 0.000a
Unknown 136 (5.7) 97 (4.4) 65 (2.6) 5 (0.2) 0.000a
  1. Source: Primary Data, 95% Confidence Interval. TB-Tuberculosis, PBC-Pulmonary Bacteriologically Confirmed Tuberculosis, PCD-Pulmonary Clinically Diagnosed Tuberculosis, EP-Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis
  2. aStatistically Significant Variable