Skip to main content

Table 2 (abstract P060). Characteristics of ICU TB patients vs non-ICU TB patients

From: 38th International Symposium on Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine

  ICU TB patients (n=78) Non-ICU TB patients (n=3933)
Mean age 56 (range 17-84) 28 (range 0-96)
%Male 68% 58%
TB smear +/culture + 28%/54% 20%/49%
Pulmonary TB 64% 44%
Abdominal TB 17% 8%
Miliary TB 13% 3%
TB meningitis 12% 2%