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Tuberculosis recurrence and mortality after successful treatment: impact of drug resistance.
Description: Cox, Helen, et al. Tuberculosis recurrence and mortality after successful treatment: impact of drug resistance. ''PLoS Med''. 2006 Oct; '''3''' (10):e384
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Determinants of treatment adherence among smear-positive pulmonary tuberculosis patients in Southern Ethiopia.
Description: Shargie, Estifanos Biru, et al. Determinants of treatment adherence among smear-positive pulmonary tuberculosis patients in Southern Ethiopia. ''PLoS Med''. 2007 Feb; '''4''' (2):e37
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis treatment outcomes in Karakalpakstan, Uzbekistan: treatment complexity and XDR-TB among treatment failures.
Description: Cox, Helen S, et al. Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis treatment outcomes in Karakalpakstan, Uzbekistan: treatment complexity and XDR-TB among treatment failures. ''PLoS One''. 2007 Nov 7; '''2''' (11):e1126
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Has the DOTS strategy improved case finding or treatment success? An empirical assessment.
Description: Obermeyer, Ziad, et al. Has the DOTS strategy improved case finding or treatment success? An empirical assessment. ''PLoS One''. 2008 Mar 5; '''3''' (3):e1721
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
An Analysis of Failure of Category II DOTS Therapy.
Description: Katiyar, Subodh K, et al. An Analysis of Failure of Category II DOTS Therapy. ''Indian J Community Med''. 2008 Apr; '''33''' (2):129-30
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Modeling the impact of tuberculosis control strategies in highly endemic overcrowded prisons.
Description: Legrand, Judith, et al. Modeling the impact of tuberculosis control strategies in highly endemic overcrowded prisons. ''PLoS One''. 2008 May 7; '''3''' (5):e2100
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
A study of sputum conversion in new smear positive pulmonary tuberculosis cases at the monthly intervals of 1, 2 & 3 month under directly observed treatment, short course (dots) regimen.
Description: Bawri, S, et al. A study of sputum conversion in new smear positive pulmonary tuberculosis cases at the monthly intervals of 1, 2 & 3 month under directly observed treatment, short course (dots) regimen. ''Lung India''. 2008 Jul; '''25''' (3):118-23
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
The magnitude and factors associated with delays in management of smear positive tuberculosis in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
Description: Mfinanga, Sayoki G, et al. The magnitude and factors associated with delays in management of smear positive tuberculosis in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. ''BMC Health Serv Res''. 2008 Jul 27; '''8''': 158
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Barriers for introducing HIV testing among tuberculosis patients in Jogjakarta, Indonesia: a qualitative study.
Description: Mahendradhata, Yodi, et al. Barriers for introducing HIV testing among tuberculosis patients in Jogjakarta, Indonesia: a qualitative study. ''BMC Public Health''. 2008 Nov 12; '''8''': 385
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Immunomodulation with recombinant interferon-gamma1b in pulmonary tuberculosis.
Description: Dawson, Rod, et al. Immunomodulation with recombinant interferon-gamma1b in pulmonary tuberculosis. ''PLoS One''. 2009 Sep 15; '''4''' (9):e6984
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Tuberculosis recurrence in smear-positive patients cured under DOTS in southern Ethiopia: retrospective cohort study.
Description: Datiko, Daniel G, et al. Tuberculosis recurrence in smear-positive patients cured under DOTS in southern Ethiopia: retrospective cohort study. ''BMC Public Health''. 2009 Sep 18; '''9''': 348
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Characterization and evaluation of the directly observed treatment for tuberculosis in Santiago de Compostela (1996-2006).
Description: Mejuto, Beatriz, et al. Characterization and evaluation of the directly observed treatment for tuberculosis in Santiago de Compostela (1996-2006). ''Risk Manag Healthc Policy''. 2010; '''3''': 21-6
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
What 'outliers' tell us about missed opportunities for tuberculosis control: a cross-sectional study of patients in Mumbai, India.
Description: Pradhan, Anagha, et al. What 'outliers' tell us about missed opportunities for tuberculosis control: a cross-sectional study of patients in Mumbai, India. ''BMC Public Health''. 2010 May 20; '''10''': 263
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Private patient perceptions about a public programme; what do private Indian tuberculosis patients really feel about directly observed treatment?
Description: Pinto, Lancelot M, et al. Private patient perceptions about a public programme; what do private Indian tuberculosis patients really feel about directly observed treatment? ''BMC Public Health''. 2010 Jun 22; '''10''': 357
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Time of default in tuberculosis patients on directly observed treatment.
Description: Pardeshi, Geeta S. Time of default in tuberculosis patients on directly observed treatment. ''J Glob Infect Dis''. 2010 Sep; '''2''' (3):226-30
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
From DOTS to the Stop TB Strategy: DOTS coverage and trend of tuberculosis notification in Ebonyi, southeastern Nigeria, 1998-2009.
Description: Ukwaja, Kingsley, et al. From DOTS to the Stop TB Strategy: DOTS coverage and trend of tuberculosis notification in Ebonyi, southeastern Nigeria, 1998-2009. ''Pan Afr Med J''. 2011; '''9''': 12
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Technical efficiency of primary health units in Kailahun and Kenema districts of Sierra Leone.
Description: Kirigia, Joses M, et al. Technical efficiency of primary health units in Kailahun and Kenema districts of Sierra Leone. ''Int Arch Med''. 2011 May 11; '''4''': 15
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
The SCIDOTS Project: evidence of benefits of an integrated tobacco cessation intervention in tuberculosis care on treatment outcomes.
Description: Awaisu, Ahmed, et al. The SCIDOTS Project: evidence of benefits of an integrated tobacco cessation intervention in tuberculosis care on treatment outcomes. ''Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy''. 2011 Sep 23; '''6''': 26
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Implementing the global plan to stop TB, 2011-2015--optimizing allocations and the Global Fund's contribution: a scenario projections study.
Description: Korenromp, Eline L, et al. Implementing the global plan to stop TB, 2011-2015--optimizing allocations and the Global Fund's contribution: a scenario projections study. ''PLoS One''. 2012; '''7''' (6):e38816
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Patient's Knowledge and Attitude towards Tuberculosis in an Urban Setting.
Description: Tasnim, Saria, et al. Patient's Knowledge and Attitude towards Tuberculosis in an Urban Setting. ''Pulm Med''. 2012; '''2012''': 352850
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Screening and rapid molecular diagnosis of tuberculosis in prisons in Russia and Eastern Europe: a cost-effectiveness analysis.
Description: Winetsky, Daniel E, et al. Screening and rapid molecular diagnosis of tuberculosis in prisons in Russia and Eastern Europe: a cost-effectiveness analysis. ''PLoS Med''. 2012; '''9''' (11):e1001348
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Treatment supporters and their impact on treatment outcomes in routine tuberculosis program conditions in rawalpindi district, pakistan.
Description: Soomro, Munawar Hussain, et al. Treatment supporters and their impact on treatment outcomes in routine tuberculosis program conditions in rawalpindi district, pakistan. ''Tanaffos''. 2012; '''11''' (3):15-22
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Efficacy of directly observed treatment short-course intermittent regimen in spinal tuberculosis.
Description: Valsalan, Rejith, et al. Efficacy of directly observed treatment short-course intermittent regimen in spinal tuberculosis. ''Indian J Orthop''. 2012 Mar; '''46''' (2):138-44
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
The epidemiology of tuberculosis in Phuentsholing General Hospital: a six-year retrospective study.
Description: Wangdi, Kinley, et al. The epidemiology of tuberculosis in Phuentsholing General Hospital: a six-year retrospective study. ''BMC Res Notes''. 2012 Jun 20; '''5''': 311
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Trend in case detection rate for all tuberculosis cases notified in Ebonyi, Southeastern Nigeria during 1999-2009.
Description: Ukwaja, Kingsley Nnanna, et al. Trend in case detection rate for all tuberculosis cases notified in Ebonyi, Southeastern Nigeria during 1999-2009. ''Pan Afr Med J''. 2013; '''16''': 11
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
TB tracer teams in South Africa: knowledge, practices and challenges of tracing TB patients to improve adherence.
Description: Bristow, Claire C, et al. TB tracer teams in South Africa: knowledge, practices and challenges of tracing TB patients to improve adherence. ''BMC Public Health''. 2013 Sep 4; '''13''': 801
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Factors associated to referral of tuberculosis suspects by private practitioners to community health centres in Bali Province, Indonesia.
Description: Artawan Eka Putra, I Wayan Gede, et al. Factors associated to referral of tuberculosis suspects by private practitioners to community health centres in Bali Province, Indonesia. ''BMC Health Serv Res''. 2013 Oct 28; '''13''': 445
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
A comparison between passive and active case finding in TB control in the Arkhangelsk region.
Description: Kuznetsov, Vladimir N, et al. A comparison between passive and active case finding in TB control in the Arkhangelsk region. ''Int J Circumpolar Health''. 2014; '''73''': 23515
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Application of cox proportional hazards model in case of tuberculosis patients in selected addis ababa health centres, ethiopia.
Description: Tolosie, Kabtamu, et al. Application of cox proportional hazards model in case of tuberculosis patients in selected addis ababa health centres, ethiopia. ''Tuberc Res Treat''. 2014; '''2014''': 536976
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Disease control implications of India's changing multi-drug resistant tuberculosis epidemic.
Description: Suen, Sze-Chuan, et al. Disease control implications of India's changing multi-drug resistant tuberculosis epidemic. ''PLoS One''. 2014; '''9''' (3):e89822
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Factors influencing early health facility contact and low default rate among new sputum smear positive tuberculosis patients, India.
Description: Bhardwaj, Ashok Kumar, et al. Factors influencing early health facility contact and low default rate among new sputum smear positive tuberculosis patients, India. ''Pulm Med''. 2014; '''2014''': 132047
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Knowledge of tuberculosis management using directly observed treatment short course therapy among final year medical students in South Western Nigeria.
Description: Olakunle, Olarewaju Sunday, et al. Knowledge of tuberculosis management using directly observed treatment short course therapy among final year medical students in South Western Nigeria. ''Pan Afr Med J''. 2014; '''18''': 32
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Trends of tuberculosis case notification and treatment outcomes in the Sidama Zone, southern Ethiopia: ten-year retrospective trend analysis in urban-rural settings.
Description: Dangisso, Mesay Hailu, et al. Trends of tuberculosis case notification and treatment outcomes in the Sidama Zone, southern Ethiopia: ten-year retrospective trend analysis in urban-rural settings. ''PLoS One''. 2014; '''9''' (12):e114225
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
SMS reminders to improve the tuberculosis cure rate in developing countries (TB-SMS Cameroon): a protocol of a randomised control study.
Description: Bediang, Georges, et al. SMS reminders to improve the tuberculosis cure rate in developing countries (TB-SMS Cameroon): a protocol of a randomised control study. ''Trials''. 2014 Jan 24; '''15''': 35
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Childhood tuberculosis and its treatment outcomes in Addis Ababa: a 5-years retrospective study.
Description: Hailu, Dereje, et al. Childhood tuberculosis and its treatment outcomes in Addis Ababa: a 5-years retrospective study. ''BMC Pediatr''. 2014 Mar 3; '''14''': 61
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Trends in TB case notification over fifteen years: the case notification of 25 Districts of Arsi Zone of Oromia Regional State, Central Ethiopia.
Description: Hamusse, Shallo Daba, et al. Trends in TB case notification over fifteen years: the case notification of 25 Districts of Arsi Zone of Oromia Regional State, Central Ethiopia. ''BMC Public Health''. 2014 Apr 3; '''14''': 304
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Accessibility to tuberculosis control services and tuberculosis programme performance in southern Ethiopia.
Description: Dangisso, Mesay Hailu, et al. Accessibility to tuberculosis control services and tuberculosis programme performance in southern Ethiopia. ''Glob Health Action''. 2015; '''8''': 29443
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
A Novel Reading Scheme for Assessing the Extent of Radiographic Abnormalities and Its Association with Disease Severity in Sputum Smear-Positive Tuberculosis: An Observational Study in Hyderabad/India.
Description: Grozdanovic, Zarko, et al. A Novel Reading Scheme for Assessing the Extent of Radiographic Abnormalities and Its Association with Disease Severity in Sputum Smear-Positive Tuberculosis: An Observational Study in Hyderabad/India. ''PLoS One''. 2015; '''10''' (9):e0138070
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Assessing Community Based Improved Maternal Neonatal Child Survival (IMNCS) Program in Rural Bangladesh.
Description: Rahman, Mahfuzar, et al. Assessing Community Based Improved Maternal Neonatal Child Survival (IMNCS) Program in Rural Bangladesh. ''PLoS One''. 2015; '''10''' (9):e0136898
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Dynamics of a Mathematical Model for Tuberculosis with Variability in Susceptibility and Disease Progressions Due to Difference in Awareness Level.
Description: Okuonghae, Daniel, et al. Dynamics of a Mathematical Model for Tuberculosis with Variability in Susceptibility and Disease Progressions Due to Difference in Awareness Level. ''Front Microbiol''. 2015; '''6''': 1530
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Patients' Experience of Tuberculosis Treatment Using Directly Observed Treatment, Short-Course (DOTS): A Qualitative Study.
Description: Behzadifar, Masoud, et al. Patients' Experience of Tuberculosis Treatment Using Directly Observed Treatment, Short-Course (DOTS): A Qualitative Study. ''Iran Red Crescent Med J''. 2015 Apr; '''17''' (4):e20277
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Tuberculosis control strategies to reach the 2035 global targets in China: the role of changing demographics and reactivation disease.
Description: Huynh, Grace H, et al. Tuberculosis control strategies to reach the 2035 global targets in China: the role of changing demographics and reactivation disease. ''BMC Med''. 2015 Apr 21; '''13''': 88
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Comparison of the safety and efficacy of a fixed-dose combination regimen and separate formulations for pulmonary tuberculosis treatment.
Description: Wu, Jiun-Ting, et al. Comparison of the safety and efficacy of a fixed-dose combination regimen and separate formulations for pulmonary tuberculosis treatment. ''Clinics (Sao Paulo)''. 2015 Jun; '''70''' (6):429-34
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Predictors of Neurocognitive Syndromes in Combat Veterans.
Description: Roy, Michael J, et al. Predictors of Neurocognitive Syndromes in Combat Veterans. ''Cureus''. 2015 Jul; '''7''' (7):e293
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Innovative qPCR using interfacial effects to enable low threshold cycle detection and inhibition relief.
Description: Harshman, Dustin K, et al. Innovative qPCR using interfacial effects to enable low threshold cycle detection and inhibition relief. ''Sci Adv''. 2015 Sep; '''1''' (8):e1400061
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Seasonality and trend analysis of tuberculosis in Lahore, Pakistan from 2006 to 2013.
Description: Khaliq, Aasia, et al. Seasonality and trend analysis of tuberculosis in Lahore, Pakistan from 2006 to 2013. ''J Epidemiol Glob Health''. 2015 Dec; '''5''' (4):397-403
Updated: Aug 29, 2020
Knowledge and perceptions of national and provincial tuberculosis control programme managers in Pakistan about the WHO Stop TB strategy: a qualitative study.
Description: Khan, Wasiq Mehmood, et al. Knowledge and perceptions of national and provincial tuberculosis control programme managers in Pakistan about the WHO Stop TB strategy: a qualitative study. ''JRSM Open''. 2016 Jan; '''8''' (1):2054270416675084
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Qualitative Assessment of Challenges in Tuberculosis Control in West Gojjam Zone, Northwest Ethiopia: Health Workers' and Tuberculosis Control Program Coordinators' Perspectives.
Description: Gebreegziabher, Senedu B, et al. Qualitative Assessment of Challenges in Tuberculosis Control in West Gojjam Zone, Northwest Ethiopia: Health Workers' and Tuberculosis Control Program Coordinators' Perspectives. ''Tuberc Res Treat''. 2016; '''2016''': 2036234
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Tuberculosis of spine: An experience of 30 cases over two years.
Description: Patankar, Amey P. Tuberculosis of spine: An experience of 30 cases over two years. ''Asian J Neurosurg''. 2016 Jul-Sep; '''11''' (3):226-31
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Coping with tuberculosis and directly observed treatment: a qualitative study among patients from South India.
Description: Yellappa, Vijayashree, et al. Coping with tuberculosis and directly observed treatment: a qualitative study among patients from South India. ''BMC Health Serv Res''. 2016 Jul 19; '''16''': 283
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Impacts of 12-dose regimen for latent tuberculosis infection: Treatment completion rate and cost-effectiveness in Taiwan.
Description: Huang, Yi-Wen, et al. Impacts of 12-dose regimen for latent tuberculosis infection: Treatment completion rate and cost-effectiveness in Taiwan. ''Medicine (Baltimore)''. 2016 Aug; '''95''' (34):e4126
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Addressing tuberculosis control in fragile states: Urban DOTS experience in Kabul, Afghanistan, 2009-2015.
Description: Qader, G, et al. Addressing tuberculosis control in fragile states: Urban DOTS experience in Kabul, Afghanistan, 2009-2015. ''PLoS One''. 2017; '''12''' (5):e0178053
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Evaluation of outcomes of tuberculosis management in private for profit and private-not-for profit directly observed treatment short course facilities in Lagos State, Nigeria.
Description: Adejumo, Olusola Adedeji, et al. Evaluation of outcomes of tuberculosis management in private for profit and private-not-for profit directly observed treatment short course facilities in Lagos State, Nigeria. ''Niger Med J''. 2017 Jan-Feb; '''58''' (1):44-49
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Factors associated with interruption of tuberculosis treatment among patients in Nandi County, Kenya 2015.
Description: Wanyonyi, Alfred Wandeba, et al. Factors associated with interruption of tuberculosis treatment among patients in Nandi County, Kenya 2015. ''Pan Afr Med J''. 2017; '''28''' (Suppl 1):11
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Factors Associated with Treatment Delay among Pulmonary Tuberculosis Patients in Public and Private Health Facilities in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Description: Adenager, Getinet Shewaseged, et al. Factors Associated with Treatment Delay among Pulmonary Tuberculosis Patients in Public and Private Health Facilities in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. ''Tuberc Res Treat''. 2017; '''2017''': 5120841
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Is directly observed tuberculosis treatment strategy patient-centered? A mixed method study in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Description: Getahun, Belete, et al. Is directly observed tuberculosis treatment strategy patient-centered? A mixed method study in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. ''PLoS One''. 2017; '''12''' (8):e0181205
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Satisfaction of patients with directly observed treatment strategy in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: A mixed-methods study.
Description: Getahun, Belete, et al. Satisfaction of patients with directly observed treatment strategy in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: A mixed-methods study. ''PLoS One''. 2017; '''12''' (2):e0171209
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Tuberculosis recurrence in a priority city in the state of Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Description: Vieira, Amadeu Antonio, et al. Tuberculosis recurrence in a priority city in the state of Sao Paulo, Brazil. ''J Bras Pneumol''. 2017 Mar-Apr; '''43''' (2):106-112
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
International non-governmental organizations' provision of community-based tuberculosis care for hard-to-reach populations in Myanmar, 2013-2014.
Description: Soe, Kyaw Thu, et al. International non-governmental organizations' provision of community-based tuberculosis care for hard-to-reach populations in Myanmar, 2013-2014. ''Infect Dis Poverty''. 2017 Mar 24; '''6''' (1):69
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Engagement of public and private medical facilities in tuberculosis care in Myanmar: contributions and trends over an eight-year period.
Description: Nwe, Thin Thin, et al. Engagement of public and private medical facilities in tuberculosis care in Myanmar: contributions and trends over an eight-year period. ''Infect Dis Poverty''. 2017 Sep 1; '''6''' (1):123
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Quality Tuberculosis Care in Indonesia: Using Patient Pathway Analysis to Optimize Public-Private Collaboration.
Description: Surya, Asik, et al. Quality Tuberculosis Care in Indonesia: Using Patient Pathway Analysis to Optimize Public-Private Collaboration. ''J Infect Dis''. 2017 Nov 6; '''216''' (suppl_7):S724-S732
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Clinical response of tuberculosis patients, a prospective cohort study.
Description: Feleke, Berhanu Elfu, et al. Clinical response of tuberculosis patients, a prospective cohort study. ''PLoS One''. 2018; '''13''' (1):e0190207
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Epidemiology of tuberculosis and treatment outcomes among children in Pakistan: a 5 year retrospective study.
Description: Laghari, Madeeha, et al. Epidemiology of tuberculosis and treatment outcomes among children in Pakistan: a 5 year retrospective study. ''PeerJ''. 2018; '''6''': e5253
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Knowledge about tuberculosis and infection prevention behavior: A nine city longitudinal study from India.
Description: Huddart, Sophie, et al. Knowledge about tuberculosis and infection prevention behavior: A nine city longitudinal study from India. ''PLoS One''. 2018; '''13''' (10):e0206245
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Long-term outcome of smear-positive tuberculosis patients after initiation and completion of treatment: A ten-year retrospective cohort study.
Description: Dangisso, Mesay Hailu, et al. Long-term outcome of smear-positive tuberculosis patients after initiation and completion of treatment: A ten-year retrospective cohort study. ''PLoS One''. 2018; '''13''' (3):e0193396
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Patients' experiences and perceptions on associates of TB treatment adherence: a qualitative study on DOTS service in public health centers in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Description: Sahile, Zekariyas, et al. Patients' experiences and perceptions on associates of TB treatment adherence: a qualitative study on DOTS service in public health centers in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. ''BMC Public Health''. 2018 Apr 10; '''18''' (1):462
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Pre- and post-diagnosis costs of tuberculosis to patients on Directly Observed Treatment Short course in districts of southwestern Ethiopia: a longitudinal study.
Description: Asres, Abyot, et al. Pre- and post-diagnosis costs of tuberculosis to patients on Directly Observed Treatment Short course in districts of southwestern Ethiopia: a longitudinal study. ''J Health Popul Nutr''. 2018 May 21; '''37''' (1):15
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Predictors of pediatric tuberculosis in public health facilities of Bale zone, Oromia region, Ethiopia: a case control study.
Description: Gebremichael, Bereket, et al. Predictors of pediatric tuberculosis in public health facilities of Bale zone, Oromia region, Ethiopia: a case control study. ''BMC Infect Dis''. 2018 Jun 4; '''18''' (1):252
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Estimating the spatial risk of tuberculosis distribution in Gurage zone, southern Ethiopia: a geostatistical kriging approach.
Description: Tadesse, Sebsibe, et al. Estimating the spatial risk of tuberculosis distribution in Gurage zone, southern Ethiopia: a geostatistical kriging approach. ''BMC Public Health''. 2018 Jun 25; '''18''' (1):783
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
An attempt to reproduce a previous meta-analysis and a new analysis regarding the impact of directly observed therapy on tuberculosis treatment outcomes.
Description: McKay, Brian, et al. An attempt to reproduce a previous meta-analysis and a new analysis regarding the impact of directly observed therapy on tuberculosis treatment outcomes. ''PLoS One''. 2019; '''14''' (5):e0217219
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Differential loss to follow-up rates among adult tuberculosis patients - Findings from the largest private sector tuberculosis clinic database in Myanmar.
Description: Aung, Ye Kyaw, et al. Differential loss to follow-up rates among adult tuberculosis patients - Findings from the largest private sector tuberculosis clinic database in Myanmar. ''PLoS One''. 2019; '''14''' (6):e0218450
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Drug resistance and epidemiology characteristics of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis patients in 17 provinces of China.
Description: Lu, Zhenhui, et al. Drug resistance and epidemiology characteristics of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis patients in 17 provinces of China. ''PLoS One''. 2019; '''14''' (11):e0225361
Updated: Jan 11, 2020
Hematobium schistosomiasis control for health management of labor force generation at Nkhotakota and Lilongwe in the Republic of Malawi-assumed to be related to occupational risk.
Description: Mishima, Nobuyuki, et al. Hematobium schistosomiasis control for health management of labor force generation at Nkhotakota and Lilongwe in the Republic of Malawi-assumed to be related to occupational risk. ''Trop Med Health''. 2019; '''47''': 28
Updated: Sep 21, 2019
Tuberculosis and HIV co-infection in Congolese children: risk factors of death.
Description: Mukuku, Olivier, et al. Tuberculosis and HIV co-infection in Congolese children: risk factors of death. ''Pan Afr Med J''. 2019; '''33''': 326
Updated: Dec 21, 2019
Tuberculosis treatment outcome: The case of women in Ethiopia and China, ten-years retrospective cohort study.
Description: Ma, Xiao, et al. Tuberculosis treatment outcome: The case of women in Ethiopia and China, ten-years retrospective cohort study. ''PLoS One''. 2019; '''14''' (11):e0219230
Updated: Jan 11, 2020
Effectiveness, acceptance and feasibility of home-based intervention model for tuberculosis contact tracing in Kashmir.
Description: Khatana, Ghulam Hassan, et al. Effectiveness, acceptance and feasibility of home-based intervention model for tuberculosis contact tracing in Kashmir. ''J Clin Tuberc Other Mycobact Dis''. 2019 Feb; '''14''': 19-25
Updated: Dec 21, 2019
Psychological changes and associated factors among patients with tuberculosis who received directly observed treatment short-course in metropolitan areas of Japan: quantitative and qualitative perspectives.
Description: Shiratani, Kae Nagahiro. Psychological changes and associated factors among patients with tuberculosis who received directly observed treatment short-course in metropolitan areas of Japan: quantitative and qualitative perspectives. ''BMC Public Health''. 2019 Dec 5; '''19''' (1):1642
Updated: Jan 11, 2020
Mobile health to improve adherence to tuberculosis treatment in Khartoum state, Sudan.
Description: Ali, Ahmed Osman Ahmed, et al. Mobile health to improve adherence to tuberculosis treatment in Khartoum state, Sudan. ''J Public Health Afr''. 2019 Dec 31; '''10''' (2):1101
Updated: May 23, 2020
A 5-year experience characterizing the demographic and clinical profile and directly observed treatment short-course treatment outcome in National Tuberculosis Center of Duhok province, Iraqi Kurdistan.
Description: Merza, Muayad Aghali. A 5-year experience characterizing the demographic and clinical profile and directly observed treatment short-course treatment outcome in National Tuberculosis Center of Duhok province, Iraqi Kurdistan. ''SAGE Open Med''. 2020; '''8''': 2050312120921055
Updated: Jun 20, 2020
Analysis of the economic burden of diagnosis and treatment on patients with tuberculosis in Bao'an district of Shenzhen City, China.
Description: Huang, Yixiang, et al. Analysis of the economic burden of diagnosis and treatment on patients with tuberculosis in Bao'an district of Shenzhen City, China. ''PLoS One''. 2020; '''15''' (8):e0237865
Updated: Sep 19, 2020
Contact Screening and Isoniazid Preventive Therapy Initiation for Under-Five Children among Pulmonary Tuberculosis-Positive Patients in Bahir Dar Special Zone, Northwest Ethiopia: A Cross-Sectional Study.
Description: Fentahun, Netsanet, et al. Contact Screening and Isoniazid Preventive Therapy Initiation for Under-Five Children among Pulmonary Tuberculosis-Positive Patients in Bahir Dar Special Zone, Northwest Ethiopia: A Cross-Sectional Study. ''Tuberc Res Treat''. 2020; '''2020''': 6734675
Updated: Jul 18, 2020
Drones and digital adherence monitoring for community-based tuberculosis control in remote Madagascar: A cost-effectiveness analysis.
Description: Bahrainwala, Lulua, et al. Drones and digital adherence monitoring for community-based tuberculosis control in remote Madagascar: A cost-effectiveness analysis. ''PLoS One''. 2020; '''15''' (7):e0235572
Updated: Aug 29, 2020
Incidence of depression in people with newly diagnosed tuberculosis in Ethiopia: a cohort study.
Description: Ambaw, Fentie, et al. Incidence of depression in people with newly diagnosed tuberculosis in Ethiopia: a cohort study. ''Glob Ment Health (Camb)''. 2020; '''7''': e1
Updated: Mar 14, 2020
Tuberculosis treatment outcome among patients treated in public primary healthcare facility, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: a retrospective study.
Description: Fentie, Atalay Mulu, et al. Tuberculosis treatment outcome among patients treated in public primary healthcare facility, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: a retrospective study. ''Arch Public Health''. 2020; '''78''': 12
Updated: Apr 11, 2020
Value of pyrazinamide for composition of new treatment regimens for multidrug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in China.
Description: Xia, Hui, et al. Value of pyrazinamide for composition of new treatment regimens for multidrug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in China. ''BMC Infect Dis''. 2020 Jan 7; '''20''' (1):19
Updated: Feb 15, 2020
Does phone messaging improves tuberculosis treatment success? A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Description: Gashu, Kassahun Dessie, et al. Does phone messaging improves tuberculosis treatment success? A systematic review and meta-analysis. ''BMC Infect Dis''. 2020 Jan 14; '''20''' (1):42
Updated: Feb 15, 2020
Tuberculosis treatment outcomes among prisoners and general population in Zomba, Malawi.
Description: Singano, Victor, et al. Tuberculosis treatment outcomes among prisoners and general population in Zomba, Malawi. ''BMC Public Health''. 2020 May 15; '''20''' (1):700
Updated: Jun 20, 2020
Data Integration in the Brazilian Public Health System for Tuberculosis: Use of the Semantic Web to Establish Interoperability.
Description: Pellison, Felipe Carvalho, et al. Data Integration in the Brazilian Public Health System for Tuberculosis: Use of the Semantic Web to Establish Interoperability. ''JMIR Med Inform''. 2020 Jul 6; '''8''' (7):e17176
Updated: Aug 29, 2020
Impacts of hepatitis B and hepatitis C co-infection with tuberculosis, a prospective cohort study.
Description: Feleke, Berhanu Elfu, et al. Impacts of hepatitis B and hepatitis C co-infection with tuberculosis, a prospective cohort study. ''Virol J''. 2020 Jul 23; '''17''' (1):113
Updated: Aug 29, 2020
A Systematic Review of Methodological Variation in Healthcare Provider Perspective Tuberculosis Costing Papers Conducted in Low- and Middle-Income Settings, Using An Intervention-Standardised Unit Cost Typology.
Description: Cunnama, Lucy, et al. A Systematic Review of Methodological Variation in Healthcare Provider Perspective Tuberculosis Costing Papers Conducted in Low- and Middle-Income Settings, Using An Intervention-Standardised Unit Cost Typology. ''Pharmacoeconomics''. 2020 Aug; '''38''' (8):819-837
Updated: Sep 19, 2020
Protocol for a systematic review of treatment adherence for HIV, hepatitis C and tuberculosis among homeless populations.
Description: Johnson, Luke, et al. Protocol for a systematic review of treatment adherence for HIV, hepatitis C and tuberculosis among homeless populations. ''Syst Rev''. 2020 Sep 13; '''9''' (1):211
Updated: Oct 17, 2020
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