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Table 4 Period between Xpert samples and commencement of treatment

From: Effects of introducing Xpert MTB/RIF test on multi-drug resistant tuberculosis diagnosis in KwaZulu-Natal South Africa

Time from GXP diagnosis to treatment initiation Number of patients Percentage Cumulative percentage
0-2 weeks 48 28.2 28.2%
2-4 weeks 68 40.0 68.2%
4-8 weeks 35 20.6 88.8%
8-12 weeks 14 8.2 97.0%
None 5 3.0 100%
Total 170 100 100