Table 1

Study evaluations performed in the COSMOTB

Socioeconomic evaluationClinical evaluationLaboratory evaluation
Socioeconomic statusSymptomsAFB smear
Occupational statusMedical historyAFB culture
Educational statusVital signsCulture-based DST
Smoking historyHeightXpert MTB/RIF
Alcohol historyWeightMTBDRplus
Middle upper arm circumferenceDNA sequencing
Minimal inhibitory concentration
HIV testing
HBsAg/HBsAb/Anti-HCV
Complete blood count
Blood chemistry
  • AFB, acid-fast bacilli; DST, drug-susceptibility testing; HBV, hepatitis B virus; HCV, hepatitis C virus.