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Table 2 Data from the literature on probabilities of mortality and morbidity related to the disease (TB) and treatment of tuberculosis

From: Intuitive weights of harm for therapeutic decision making in smear-negative pulmonary Tuberculosis: an interview study of physicians in India, Pakistan and Bangladesh

  Median (%) Range (%) Number of studies retrieved References
Disease mortality 55 49-66 3 [20]
Disease morbidity 19 18-19 3 [21, 22]
Treatment morbidity 5.8 1.8-12.5 12 [2333]
Treatment mortality 0.09 0.02-0.4 6 [24, 3438]