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Table 2 Eligible Studies included in Data Extraction

From: Health-related quality of life and its association with medication adherence in active pulmonary tuberculosis– a systematic review of global literature with focus on South Africa

WHO high-burden country Total Number of HRQOL studies Cross-sectional Design Longitudinal Design
China 2 [29, 69] 1 1
India 6 [10, 12, 19, 26, 33, 70] 1 5
Indonesia 2 [17, 66]   2
Nigeria 2 [14, 46] 2  
Pakistan 1 [55] 1  
Philippines 1 [9] 1  
South Africa 6 [22, 42, 43, 45, 59, 63] 6  
Uganda 1 [11] 1  
Other countries Total Number of HRQOL studies Cross-sectional Design Longitudinal Design
Canada 3 [27, 30, 40] 2 1
Iraq 1 [58]   1
Malaysia 4 [18, 47, 64, 67] 3 1
Taiwan 1 [20]   1
Thailand 1 [21] 1  
UK 1 [39]   1
USA 2 [31, 36] 2  
Western Iran 1 [65]   1
Yemen 1 [23] 1  
  1. Table 2: Representation of eligible studies included in the systematic review and listed according to their WHO high-burden country status