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Table 1 Distribution of pulmonary tuberculosis patients per city according to the type of treatment from October 2009 to September 2010

From: Effectiveness of RHZE-FDC (fixed-dose combination) compared to RH-FDC + Z for tuberculosis treatment in Brazil: a cohort study

City FDC-RHZE RH-FDC + Z Total
  N % N % N %
Goiania 120 41.5 169 58.5 289 100.0
Manaus 1181 75.1 391 24.9 1572 100.0
Porto Alegre 859 54.3 724 45.7 1583 100.0
Rio de Janeiro 205 4.0 4942 96.0 5147 100.0
Salvador 1372 54.4 1148 45.6 2520 100.0
Total 3737 33.6 7374 66.4 11111 100.0
  1. FDC = fixed-dose combination; R = rifampin; H = isoniazid; Z = pyrazinamide; E = ethambutol.