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Table 2 Adherent to TB treatment by clinical characteristics of participants during continuation phase, northwest Ethiopia (n = 307)

From: Adherence to TB treatment remains low during continuation phase among adult patients in Northwest Ethiopia

Characteristics Adherent to TB treatment
Yes No
Type of TB
 Pulmonary TB 122 (65.2%) 65 (34.8%)
 Extra pulmonary TB 75 (62.5%) 45 (37.5%)
Treatment category
 New 184 (64.1%) 103 (35.9%)
 Relapse 13 (65.0%) 7 (35.0%)
Disclosed TB status to family
 Yes 189 (64.3%) 105 (35.7%)
 No 8 (61.5%) 5 (38.5)
TB/HIV co-infected
 Yes 14 (53.9%) 12 (46.2%)
 No 183 (65.1%) 98 (34.9%)
Overall adherence 197 (64.2%) 110 (33.3)