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Table 3 ART initiation outcomes for patients not yet on ART at the time of TB treatment initiation (N = 473)

From: Integrating HIV care and treatment into tuberculosis clinics in Lusaka, Zambia: results from a before-after quasi-experimental study

Outcome Pre-intervention Post-intervention p-value
Initiating ART within 0 to 4 weeks
 All patients 62/248 (25.0%) 66/225 (29.3%) 0.18
 Clinic A 40/131 (30.5%) 23/77 (29.9%) 0.92
 Clinic B 22/117 (18.8%) 43/148 (29.1%) 0.05
Initiating ART within 0 to 8 weeks
 All patients 95/248 (38.3%) 102/225 (45.3%) 0.04
 Clinic A 58/131 (44.3%) 41/77 (53.3%) 0.21
 Clinic B 37/117 (31.6%) 61/148 (41.2%) 0.11
Initiating ART within 0 to 12 weeks
 All patients 103/248 (41.5%) 117/225 (52.0%) < 0.01
 Clinic A 61/131 (46.6%) 51/77 (66.2%) < 0.01
 Clinic B 42/117 (35.9%) 66/148 (44.6%) 0.15
  1. ART Antiretroviral therapy