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Table 3 Results for overall and sub-group analysis according to type of study, intervention and treatment

From: Community based interventions for the prevention and control of tuberculosis

Outcomes Estimates (95% CI)   
  Prevention/Screening Therapeutic management RCT/Quasi Pre-post studies Integrated Non-integrated
CBI for TB case detection
TB detection 3.10 [2.92, 3.28] - 3.71 [3.44, 4.01] 2.43 [2.22, 2.65] 3.15 [2.97, 3.34] 1.98 [1.47, 2.68]
5 datasets, 5 studies   4 datasets, 4 studies 1 dataset, 1 study 4 datasets, 4 studies 1 dataset, 1 study
TB incidence 0.63 [0.36, 1.09] - - 0.63 [0.36, 1.09] - 0.63 [0.36, 1.09]
1 dataset, 1 study    1 dataset, 1 study   1 dataset, 1 study
CBI for patients with Active TB
Treatment success - 1.09 [1.07, 1.11] 1.10 [1.08, 1.12] 1.06 [1.02, 1.10] 1.29 [1.21, 1.38] 1.08 [1.06, 1.10]
36 datasets 35 studies 32 datasets, 31 studies 4 datasets, 4 studies 8 datasets, 7 studies 28 datasets, 28 studies
Relapse - 0.26 [0.18, 0.39] - 0.26 [0.18, 0.39] - 0.26 [0.18, 0.39]
   1 dataset, 1 study   1 dataset, 1 study   1 dataset, 1 study
  1. Italics denote statistically significant estimates.