Incidence of Latent Tuberculosis Infection: A Descriptive Analysis

    Basic Details
    Date Posted
    Friday, February 12, 2021
    Status
    Complete
    Description

    In this report we describe baseline and post-index characteristics of patients diagnosed and treated for latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) or tuberculosis (TB), estimated time from LTBI or TB diagnosis to treatment, time from LTBI or TB test to treatment, and time from LTBI diagnosis to TB diagnosis in the Sentinel Distributed Database. The study period spanned from January 1, 2008 to December 31, 2019. We distributed this request to 16 Data Partners on June 30, 2020.

    Information
    Time Period
    January 1, 2008 - December 31, 2019
    Population / Cohort
    All individuals
    Data Source(s)
    Sentinel Distributed Database (SDD)