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IID-30 Data Details

IID-30 Increase treatment completion rate of all tuberculosis patients who are eligible to complete therapy

About the Data

Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the national estimate.

National Data Source
National TB Surveillance System (NTBSS); Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (CDC/NCHHSTP)
Changed Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch
Yes
Measure
percent 
Baseline (Year)
81.9 (2005)
Target
93.0
Target-Setting Method
Maintain consistency with national programs, regulations, policies, and laws.
Numerator
Number of persons with confirmed new cases of tuberculosis who were alive at diagnosis, with an initial drug regimen of one or more drugs prescribed, who did not die during therapy, and who completed curative therapy within 12 months of diagnosis
Denominator
Number of persons with confirmed new cases of tuberculosis who were alive at diagnosis, with an initial drug regimen of one or more drugs prescribed, and who did not die during therapy
Data Collection Frequency
Annual
Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective
Retained from HP2010 objective
Methodology Notes

A confirmed case definition for tuberculosis is available from CDC.

Revision History

Any change to the objective text, baseline, target, target-setting method or data source since the Healthy People 2020 launch.

Description of Changes Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch

The baseline was revised from 83.8 (2006) to 82.8 (2005) to make the baseline year and data consistent with IID-29 estimates. In addition, the revision incorporates new data that were not available at the HP2020 launch. The target was not revised.

References

Additional resources about the objective.

  1. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Case definitions for infectious conditions under public health surveillance. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report 46 (RR-10), 1997. (Updated case definitions can be found at: http://www.cdc.gov/ncphi/disss/nndss/casedef/introduction.htm).