TABLE 1

Yearly Totals for TB School-Screening Program

School YearNo. Tested (% High School)TST ≥ 10 mm and Referred, n (% Tested)TST ≥ 10 mm and Presented at TB Clinic, n (% TST+ and Referred)No. Started on Therapy at TB Clinic (% Presented at TB Clinic)No. Complied to Treatment (% Started on Therapy at TB Clinic)
1998–1999759 (22)157 (21)140 (89)107 (76)64 (60)
1999–2000465 (31)113 (24)109 (96)94 (86)59 (63)
2000–2001469 (46)117 (25)105 (90)84 (80)52 (62)
2001–2002525 (49)97 (19)83 (86)56 (67)36 (64)
2002–2003306 (79)58 (19)47 (81)36 (76)23 (64)
Total2524542 (21)484 (89)377 (78)234 (62)