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Table 4 Profile of IPT exposed patients inpublic health facilities of Addis Ababa, during 2007-June 2012

From: Effectiveness of isoniazid preventative therapy in reducing incidence of active tuberculosis among people living with HIV/AIDS in public health facilities of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: a historical cohort study

Profile (N = 1264) N (%) Chi-square
P-value
 Male 473(37.4%)  
 Female 791(62.6%)  
TB screened & tested negative 1264(100%)  
Currently on HAART 942(74.5%)  
Pre-ART 322(25.5%)  
HAART initiated before IPT 578(61.3%)  
HAART initiated after IPT 364(38.7%)  
IPT completed 975(77.1%)  
IPT discontinued 289(22.9%)  
On HAART + IPT completed 738(78.3%) 0.094
Pre-ART + IPT completed 237(73.6%)
On HAART + IPT in-completed 204(21.7%) 0.08
Pre-ART + IPT in-completed 85(26.4%)  
Male IPT completed 359(75.9%) 0.459
Female IPT completed 616(77.8%)
Took B6 together with INH 581(46%)  
No IPT side effects 1254(99.2%)