Treatment outcomes among drug-susceptible tuberculosis patients in Latvia, 2006-2010.

@article{Lucenko2014TreatmentOA,
  title={Treatment outcomes among drug-susceptible tuberculosis patients in Latvia, 2006-2010.},
  author={Irina Lucenko and Vija Riekstiņa and Jurijs Perevo{\vs}{\vc}ikovs and Dzintars Mozgis and Mohammed Khogali and Jamshid Gadoev and Pierpaolo de Colombani and Ajay M V Kumar},
  journal={Public health action},
  year={2014},
  volume={4 Suppl 2},
  pages={
          S54-8
        }
}
SETTING Latvia, an Eastern European country with a high burden of tuberculosis (TB). OBJECTIVE To describe treatment outcomes among new drug-susceptible TB patients and assess the association of treatment outcomes with selected social determinants and risk factors. DESIGN A retrospective cohort study of patients aged ⩾15 years registered during 2006-2010, with a review of records in the National Tuberculosis Registry. RESULTS Of 2476 patients, 1704 (69%) were male; the median age was 42… CONTINUE READING
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