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Table 1 Characteristics of included studies with the outcome of the studies (n = 11)

From: Incidence and predictors of tuberculosis among HIV patients after initiation of antiretroviral treatment in Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis

The author with a publication year Study region Study design Study population Follow-up time (months) Sample size TB case Total PYO IR per 100 PYO Study quality
Ayalaw et al., 2015 [13] Amhara RFS Children 72 271 52 1100.5 4.73 Good
Endalamaw et al., 2018 [17] Amhara RFS Children 60 352 34 1294.7 2.63 Good
Beshir et al., 2019 [15] Oromia RFS Children 60 428 67 1109.6 6.04 Good
Alemu et al., 2016 [18] Amhara RFS Children 60 645 79 1854.0 4.26 Good
Jerene et al., 2017 [19] AA&SNNP RFS Adults 84 660 64 2843.5 2.25 Good
Ahmed et al., 2017 Afar RFS Adults 84 451 119 1377.4 8.64 Good
Temesgen, 2017 Amhara RFS Adults 60 492 83 1285.5 6.46 Good
Dalbo and Tamiso, 2016 [20] SNNP RFS Adults 72 496 106 1977.6 5.36 Good
Assefa et al., 2014 [21] Amhara RFS Adults 42 400 136 1181.8 2.20 Good
Alene et al., 2013 [11] Amhara RFS Adults 60 470 26 1724.1 7.89 Good
Kassa et al., 2012 [22] AA RFS Adults 60 4210 270 8792.3 3.07 Good
  1. RFS retrospective follow-up study, PMO person month observation, IR incidence rate