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Table 2 Tuberculosis treatment outcome; Denmark 2009–2014

From: Review of tuberculosis treatment outcome reporting system in Denmark, a retrospective study cohort study from 2009 through 2014

 Before auditAfter auditAdditional casesaTotal after audit
 n (%)n (%)n (%)n (%)
Cured522 (24.7)619 (29.2)2 (11.7)621 (29.1)
Treatment completed966 (45.7)1114 (52.7)8 (47.1)1123 (52.7)
Successful treatmentb1488 (70.4)1737 (81.9)10 (58.8)1748 (81.8)
Died121 (5.7)138 (6.5)3 (17.7)141 (6.6)
Treatment failed6 (0.3)4 (0.1)1 (5.9)5 (0.2)
Treatment interrupted60 (2.8)145 (6.9)2 (11.7)147 (6.9)
Transfer97 (4.6)93 (4.4)1 (5.9)94 (4.4)
Other31 (1.5)0 (0)0 (0)0 (0)
Missing311 (14.7)0 (0)0 (0)0 (0)
Total21142114172131
  1. aAdditional TB cases were included if a relapse/new episode of TB was identified in the patient record. A new episode/relapse was defined according to WHO/ECDC guidelines and cases were only included once during a 12 months period
  2. bThe sum of cured and treatment completed
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