Percent of New TB Patients with Rifampicin Monoresistance

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Definitions

Number of patients with resistance to rifampicin only, out of total number of new bacteriologically confirmed pulmonary TB patients with available drug-susceptibility testing results for isoniazid and rifampicin, expressed as percentage.

Numerator

Number of patients with rifampicin monoresistance (resistance to rifampicin only). WHO database: rr_new minus mdr_new .

Denominator

Number of previously treated (including relapse) bacteriologically confirmed pulmonary TB patients with available drug- susceptibility testing results for isoniazid and rifampicin. WHO database: dst_rlt_ret

Ref #

DT-18

Tier Level

Extended Indicator

Data Type

Percentage

Disaggregations

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