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Table 2 Treatment outcomes of new smear positive pulmonary tuberculosis patients as per the Standard criteria (n = 242)

From: Analysis of tuberculosis treatment outcomes among pulmonary tuberculosis patients in Bahawalpur, Pakistan

Treatment outcomes Patients
n (%)
Total
n (%)
Successful
 Cured 163 (67.3) 167 (69.0)
 Treatment completed 4 (1.7)  
Unsuccessful
 Treatment failure 10 (4.1)  
 Loss to follow-up 38 (15.7) 75 (31.0)
 Died 18 (7.4)  
 Not evaluated 9 (3.8)  
  1. World Health Organization and International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease Criteria