Table 6

Post-treatment CFRs for all studies

# studiesPooled post-treatment CFR, % (95% CI)τ2
Overall19Not pooled5.214
Adult11Not pooled4.041
HIV−4Not pooled0.000
HIV+54.15 (1.06 to 16.24)1.902
Drug sensitive11Not pooled5.159
Drug resistant1
Public sector19Not pooled6.042
Private sector1
Primary/secondary centre9Not pooled4.265
Tertiary centre9Not pooled4.868
  • Overall, adult, drug sensitive, public sector, primary/secondary centre and tertiary centre strata were not pooled due to high heterogeneity. The HIV− strata was not pooled as the model failed to converge.

  • CFR, case fatality ratio.