Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-12-01
Received: 11 December 2019
Accepted: 23 December 2019
First Online: 30 December 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This research was approved by the Institutional Review Committee of the National Tuberculosis Center and Trichandra Multiple Campus, Nepal. Permission from NTP authorities was obtained before the study was conducted. A written informed consent was taken from all patients or from their parents (for the patient aged < 16 year-old) before participating in the study. Data regarding personal information and infectious disease were coded and kept confidential.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.