Skip to main content

Table 1 Baseline characteristics for patients diagnosed before and after CRP based on UK-born status

From: The NHS visitor and migrant cost recovery programme – a threat to health?

 Pre-CRPPost-CRP
UK bornNon-UK bornUK bornNon-UK born
Total cases1661037170864
Median age (IQR)32.0 (23–46)32.0 (26–45)33.5 (25–47)37.0 (29–49)
Sex
 Female (%)43.536.932.537.5
 Male (%)56.563.177.562.5
Pulmonary TB Cases (% Smear Positive)109 (45.87)428 (36.5)101 (31.7)367 (33.9)
Extra-pulmonary TB cases (% of total cases)61 (35.6)609 (58.7)65 (39.2)497 (57.5)
% with ≥1 social risk factors20.06.518.77.6