Risk Factors for Death during Pulmonary Tuberculosis Treatment in Korea: A Multicenter Retrospective Cohort Study

@inproceedings{Kwon2014RiskFF,
  title={Risk Factors for Death during Pulmonary Tuberculosis Treatment in Korea: A Multicenter Retrospective Cohort Study},
  author={Yong-Soo Kwon and Yee Hyung Kim and Jae-Uk Song and Kyeongman Jeon and Junwhi Song and Yon Ju Ryu and Jae Chol Choi and Ho Cheol Kim and Won Jung Koh},
  booktitle={Journal of Korean medical science},
  year={2014}
}
The data regarding risk factors for death during tuberculosis (TB) treatment are inconsistent, and few studies examined this issue in Korea. The purpose of this study was to evaluate baseline prognostic factors for death during treatment of adult patients with pulmonary TB in Korea. A multicenter retrospective cohort study of 2,481 patients who received TB treatment at eight hospitals from January 2009 to December 2010 was performed. Successful treatment included cure (1,129, 45.5%) and… CONTINUE READING
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