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Table 4 Tuberculosis specific service readiness at DOTS facilities by states

From: General and tuberculosis-specific service readiness in two states in Nigeria

Variables Anambra
n (%)
Oyo
n (%)
Total
n (%)
p-value 95% CI
Staff and Guidelines   
 Guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of TB
  -Yes 17 (77.3) 18 (90) 35 (83.3)   
 Guidelines for management of HIV and TB co-infection
  -Yes 17 (77.3) 18 (90) 35 (83.3)   
 Guidelines for TB infection control
  -Yes 17 (77.3) 18 (90) 35 (83.3)   
 Staff trained for TB diagnosis and treatments
  -Yes 18 (81.8) 16 (80) 34 (81)   
 Staff trained for HIV and TB co-infection
  - Yes 6 (27.3) 0 (0) 6 (14.3)   
 Staff trained for MDR-TB
  - Yes 4 (18.2) 6 (30) 10 (23.8)   
 Staff trained for hiv
  - Yes 17 (77.3) 18 (90) 35 (83.3)   
Domain score (mean availability of items as percent) [Mean (SE)] 57.3 (5.5) 57 (4.2) 57.1 (3.4) 0.11 −13.8, 14.4
Diagnostics
 Availability of TB microscopy
  - Yes 14 (63.6) 13 (65.0) 27 (64.3)   
 System for the diagnosis of HIV among TB clients
  - Yes 22 (100) 20 (100) 42 (100)   
Domain score (mean availability of items as percent) [Mean (SE)] 81.8 (5.3) 82.5 (5.5) 82.1 (3.7) 0.86 −16.0, 14.6
Medicines and commodities
 Availability of first-line TB medications
  - Yes 18 (91.8) 18 (90) 36 (85.7%)   
Domain score (mean availability of items as percent) [Mean (SE)] 81.8 (8.4) 90 (6.7) 85.7 (5.5) 0.13 −30.4, 14.1