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Table 1 Characteristics of all randomly selected clinics

From: Shortened first-line TB treatment in Brazil: potential cost savings for patients and health services

Study Information Clinic information Neighbourhood information
Clinic Included n FTE staff n TB patients/year Type [43] TB treatment model Population (2010) [44] TB incidence ratea [45] Average monthly income (2013USD) [44]
1 No 137 [43] 76 [43] Family health clinic SAT and community-DOT 10,086 152.2 2,538.1
2 Yes 56 51 Family health clinic SAT and community-DOT 7,390 51.2 610.3
3 Yes 147 163 Family health clinic SAT and community-DOT 58,007 382.4 208.8
4 Yes 89 117 Mixed clinic SAT and facility-DOT 23,861 220.0 401.5
5 Yes 138.5 66 Mixed clinic SAT and facility-DOT 133,315 108.1 356.0
6 Yes 173.5 98 Classic health facility SAT and facility-DOT 286,527 79.7 387.8
7 Yes 268 26 Classic health facility SAT and facility-DOT 182,722 109.4 249.2
8 Yes 111 132 Mixed clinic SAT and facility-DOT 137,710 103.0 1,253.6
9 Yes 188 195 Mixed clinic SAT and facility-DOT 41,524 112.8 357.5
10 Yes 76.5 107 Mixed clinic SAT and facility-DOT 14,794 95.6 1,835.7
11 Yes 256 178 Classic health facility SAT and facility-DOT 211,068 167.2 315.6
12 No 201 [43] 254 [43] Mixed clinic SAT and facility-DOT 33,180 56.8 480.8
  1. aper 100,000 inhabitants, in 2009; n number; FTE full-time equivalent; SAT self-administered therapy; DOT directly observed therapy