TABLE 3 Treatment outcomes measured at 24 months after initiation of treatment
Smoking statusp-value
Never-smokersEx-smokersCurrent smokers
Treatment success#6517 (84.7)3611 (76.7)3221 (81.5)<0.001
Still on treatment17 (0.2)19 (0.4)16 (0.4)
Transfer out279 (3.6)95 (2.0)80 (2.0)
Defaulted531 (6.9)374 (7.9)457 (11.6)
Death (all causes)343 (4.5)609 (12.9)176 (4.5)
Subtotal7687 (100)4708 (100)3950 (100)
  • Data are presented as n (%), unless otherwise stated. #: cure or treatment completion (successfully completed treatment of ≥6 months for new cases and ≥8 months for retreatment cases), irrespective of subsequent relapse or death or loss to follow-up.