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Table 3 Average number of TB cases detected, number of patients completing treatment and cost per patient completing treatment through community-based TB care by four INGOs in Myanmar, 2013a and 2014

From: Different challenges, different approaches and related expenditures of community-based tuberculosis activities by international non-governmental organizations in Myanmar

Variables INGO
(A) (B) (C) (D)
Number of TB cases detected per year 2 605 206 514 1 490
Number of TB patients that completed treatment per year 1 936 134 371 1 242
Cost per patient that completed treatment (new case)a 306 1 076 874 215
Cost per patient that completed treatment (retreatment)a 445 1 215 1 013 354
  1. aCost in US$. cost data from 2013 were adjusted for inflation and expressed in 2014 constant prices