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Table 4 Health care facility visited by TB patients

From: Patient's site of first access to health system influences length of delay for tuberculosis treatment in Tajikistan

  #patients visiting facility in first instance mean #visits (all patients) #visits among patients who visited§
Medical house 22 (10.8%) 0.23 1.88
Rural Health Centre 36 (17.7%) 0.45 2.04
Polyclinic 17 (8.3%) 0.28 2.19
Private clinic 0 (0.0%) 0.00 0.00
Central District Hospital 39 (19.1%) 0.83 1.77
Republican Hospital 15 (7.4%) 0.53 1.96
District TB facility 41 (20.1%) 1.86 2.16
Health facility in Russia 20 (9.8%) 0.25 2.60
Other facility† 14 (6.9%) 0.39 1.65
Sum 204 (100%) 4.83 N/A
  1. §Mean number of visits among those patients who visited the respective facility.
  2. †Including a health care facility reserved to staff of a large industrial company and Ministry of Defence facilities.