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Table 4 Clinical treatment outcomes

From: Treatment outcomes for isoniazid-resistant tuberculosis under program conditions in British Columbia, Canada

Treatment outcomes Total patients
(n = 165)
End of treatment outcomes (n, %)
 Treatment success at end of treatment 144 (87.3)
 Treatment non-completion 13 (7.8)
 Death 6 (3.6)
 Failure 2 (1.2)
Treatment outcomes in follow-up (n,%)
 Relapse 4 (2.4)
 Acquired drug resistance 0 (0)
Primary study outcomes
 Successful outcomea 140 (84.8%)
 Microbiologically confirmed unsuccessful outcomeb 12 (7.2%)
  1. aA successful outcome included patients meeting the definition of Cure or Treatment Completed without Relapse
  2. bAn unsuccessful outcome included patients meeting the definition of Treatment Failure, Acquire Drug Resistance, Death, or Relapse