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Table 1.86b: National Treatment of TB, 1998

Percent of TB patients who complete a curative course of TB treatment within 12 months of initiation of treament, United States, 1998
Population group Percent
Total 79.1
0-17 87.4
18-44 76.6
45-64 79.1
65 and over 81.4
Black 77.2
White 79.8
Other 80.3
Female 80.1
Male 78.5
Hispanic 78.7
Non-Hispanic 79.2

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

Table 1.86a: National Treatment of TB, 1999 Table 2.1: National Complications of Care, 2002

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