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Table 1.86a: National Treatment of TB, 1999

Percent of TB patients who complete a curative course of TB treatment within 12 months of initiation of treament, United States, 1999
Population group Percent
Total 79.9
0-17 88.5
18-44 78.0
45-64 79.4
65 and over 81.5
Black 80.2
White 80.3
Other 78.7
Female 80.2
Male 79.7
Hispanic 79.1
Non-Hispanic 80.1

Source:  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National TB Surveillance System.

Table 1.85: National Management of Asthma, 2000 Table 1.86b: National Treatment of TB, 1998

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