Table 4

Health outcomes among IC3 enrolment cohort, 2016/2017

Primary outcomes
Clinical diagnosisTotal newly enrolled*Defaulted (%)Died (%)One-year retention (%)
HIV111423<177
Non-communicable disease86719180
 Hypertension51515284
 Diabetes5514.5284
 Asthma22940<170
 Epilepsy10110090
 Serious mental illness303097
Clinical outcomes¶
Clinical diagnosisBaseline (SD)Follow-up (SD)Total NP value
HIV
 Undetectable viral load§81%704
Hypertension
 Average systolic blood pressure158 (26)135 (20)333<0.001
 Controlled BP† (<140/90)18%57%333<0.001
 Stage III disease (BP ≥180/110)27%4%333<0.001
Diabetes
 Average systolic BP141 (24)131 (22)290.01
 Controlled BP (<140/90)45%75%290.003
 Average blood glucose (mg/dL)‡146 (50)119 (43)480.17
Asthma
 Severity: moderate/severe27%12%1130.008
Epilepsy
 Average # seizures, past 3 months2 (1)1 (2)210.02
 Zero seizures, past 3 months5%43%210.005
  • *‘Newly enrolled clients’ represents clients enrolled in IC3 between July 2016 and June 2017.

  • †‘BP’ stands for ‘blood pressure’.

  • ‡‘mg/dL stands for milligrams per deciliter’

  • §Viral load not applicable at baseline as it was not in treatment guidelines to measure viral load in clients starting HIV therapy in 2016.

  • ¶Continuous measures are reported as means and SD in parentheses. Categorical measures are reported as percentages.

  • IC3, Integrated Chronic Care Clinics.