National Action Plan to Combat
Multidrug-Resistant TuberculosisNational Action Plan to Combat Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis

Nosocomial transmission of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis among HIV-infected persons -- Florida and New York, 1988-1991. MMWR ... This National Action Plan to Combat Multidrug-Resistant Tuber- culosis lays out a series of activities that need to be ... Local health department MDR-TB Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis NACHO National Association of County Health Officials NASADAD ... Nosocomial transmission of multidrug-resistant TB to health- care workers and HIV-infected patients in an urban hospital -- ...
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Delamanid for multidrug-resistant pulmonary tuberculosis.  - PubMed - NCBIDelamanid for multidrug-resistant pulmonary tuberculosis. - PubMed - NCBI

Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis. [N Engl J Med. 2012]. *[Effectiveness of delamanid in multidrug-resistant pulmonary ... Delamanid for multidrug-resistant pulmonary tuberculosis.. Gler MT1, Skripconoka V, Sanchez-Garavito E, Xiao H, Cabrera-Rivero ... Confronting multidrug-resistant tuberculosis. [N Engl J Med. 2012]. * ... This finding suggests that delamanid could enhance treatment options for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis. (Funded by Otsuka ...
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Early diagnosis of subclinical multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.  - PubMed - NCBIEarly diagnosis of subclinical multidrug-resistant tuberculosis. - PubMed - NCBI

Early diagnosis of subclinical multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.. Richeldi L1, Ewer K, Losi M, Hansell DM, Roversi P, Fabbri LM ... Bronchoalveolar lavage and culture confirmed multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.. LIMITATIONS: This single case report is a proof ... man receiving maintenance azathioprine therapy for Crohn disease whose wife had multidrug-resistant pulmonary tuberculosis. ... To describe how a novel T-cell-based test for M. tuberculosis infection helped diagnose tuberculosis in an asymptomatic, ...
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Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis treatment programmes insufficien...: Ingenta ConnectMultidrug-resistant tuberculosis treatment programmes insufficien...: Ingenta Connect

Keywords: mental health; multidrug-resistant tuberculosis; patient support; treatment adherence Document Type: Research Article ... The successful treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) is a global health priority and a key pillar of the World ... Source: The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Volume 21, Number 6, 1 June 2017, pp. 603-609(7) ... The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease publishes articles on all aspects of lung health, including public ...
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Review: Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: public health challenge...: Ingenta ConnectReview: Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: public health challenge...: Ingenta Connect

You have access to the full text article on a website external to Ingenta Connect.. Please click here to view this article on Wiley Online Library.. You may be required to register and activate access on Wiley Online Library before you can obtain the full text. If you have any queries please visit Wiley Online Library. ...
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Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis (TB)Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis (TB)

... Skip to the navigation. Topic Overview. Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) occurs ... Inadequate TB control measures. People with multidrug-resistant TB disease can infect others with drug-resistant bacteria. This ... A rare type of MDR-TB is called extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis (XDR-TB). This type of TB is resistant to isoniazid, ... Medicine treatment failure. Failure to complete the entire course of treatment is the major cause of multidrug-resistant TB. If ...
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Fighting Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis | FSGFighting Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis | FSG

... but inappropriate or incorrect treatment can result in multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB). ... Tuberculosis affects millions of people around the world each year. Most infected patients can be cured by following a strict ... Fighting Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis. Share FSG worked with the Lilly MDR-TB Partnership to develop a strategy for the ... third phase of its investments addressing multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.. Tuberculosis affects millions of people around the ...
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Poor diagnosis driving global multidrug-resistant tuberculosis, WHO warns | Fox NewsPoor diagnosis driving global multidrug-resistant tuberculosis, WHO warns | Fox News

Half a million people fell sick with dangerous superbug strains of tuberculosis (TB) in 2012, but fewer than one in four were ... Last year the WHO called for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) to be recognized as a public health crisis. It says the ... Poor diagnosis driving global multidrug-resistant tuberculosis, WHO warns. Published March 20, 2014. Reuters ... This in turn has fuelled the emergence of drug-resistant TB - a man-made problem that has grown in the past decade because ...
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Predictors for Mortality among Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Patients in TanzaniaPredictors for Mortality among Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Patients in Tanzania

Survival and Its Determinant of Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Patients with HIV Co-Infection, St. Peter Tuberculosis ... J. F. McDyer, M. N. Hackley, T. E. Walsh, J. L. Cook, and R. A. Seder, "Patients with Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis with Low ... Predictors for Mortality among Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Patients in Tanzania. Edson W. Mollel1 and Jaffu O. Chilongola2 ... J. S. Mukherjee, M. L. Rich, A. R. Socci et al., "Programmes and principles in treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis," ...
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Multidrug-resistant disseminated tuberculosis in a 9-month-old infantMultidrug-resistant disseminated tuberculosis in a 9-month-old infant

... EMHJ-Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal, 22 (‎1)‎, 59 ... Joint TDR/EC expert consultation on biomarkers in tuberculosis : report of the joint TDR/EC expert consultation to evaluate the ... Using the Xpert MTB/RIF assay to detect pulmonary and extrapulmonary tuberculosis and rifampicin resistance in adults and ... potential roles of biomarkers in the management of HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected patients with tuberculosis, Geneva, ...
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Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis in a Hospital -- Jersey City, New  Jersey, 1990-1992Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis in a Hospital -- Jersey City, New Jersey, 1990-1992

In addition, in 1992, the rate of multidrug-resistant TB (MDR-TB) (i.e., Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates resistant to at ... Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis in a Hospital -- Jersey City, New Jersey, 1990-1992 Since 1986 (the first full year following ... Nosocomial transmission of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis among HIV-infected persons -- Florida and New York, 1988-1991. MMWR ... Bureau of Tuberculosis Control, New Jersey Department of Health. Multiple drug-resistant tuberculosis in New Jersey. Trenton, ...
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Children with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis have successful treatment outcomes, study showsChildren with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis have successful treatment outcomes, study shows

... in the journal PLOS Medicine show that tuberculosis treatment is successful in children with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis. ... An estimated 32 000 children develop multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (resistant to the two main TB drugs, namely isoniazid and ... Children with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis have successful treatment outcomes, study shows. *Download PDF Copy ... in the journal PLOS Medicine show that tuberculosis treatment is successful in children with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis ( ...
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Progress in Diagnosing Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis | Infection Control TodayProgress in Diagnosing Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis | Infection Control Today

Almost half a million people fell ill with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) in 2012, yet less than 1 in 4 of these ... Progress in Diagnosing Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis. ,p,Almost half a million people fell ill with multidrug-resistant ... Almost half a million people fell ill with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) in 2012, yet less than 1 in 4 of these ... "It improves the chances of people getting the right treatment and being cured, and it helps stop spread of drug-resistant ...
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Multidrug-resistant Tuberculosis | Annals of Internal Medicine | American College of PhysiciansMultidrug-resistant Tuberculosis | Annals of Internal Medicine | American College of Physicians

High Incidence of Hospital Admissions With Multidrug-Resistant and Extensively Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis Among South African ... Multidrug-resistant Tuberculosis Samuel W. Dooley, MD; William R. Jarvis, MD; William J. Marione, MD; Dixie E. Snider Jr., MD, ... Multidrug-resistant Tuberculosis. Ann Intern Med. 1992;117:257-259. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-117-3-257 ... Time to Sputum Culture Conversion in Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis: Predictors and Relationship to Treatment Outcome Annals ...
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Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Course - WMA - The World Medical AssociationMultidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Course - WMA - The World Medical Association

Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Course. Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) is difficult to treat and there exists a ... Click here to access the MDR-TB Online Course: Treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) in English and Chinese ... The course is written by the New Jersey Medical School Global Tuberculosis Institute and supported by the MDR-TB partnership. ...
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Prevention Treatment Beneficial for Children Exposed to Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis BacteriumPrevention Treatment Beneficial for Children Exposed to Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis Bacterium

... who are in close contact with multidrug resistant tuberculosis affected patients, from acquiring the disease. ... Multidrug-resistant (MDR) Mycobacterium tuberculosis with a high mortality rate is highly resistant to the standard drugs, ... Children who are exposed to people infected with multidrug resistant tuberculosis may benefit from prevention programs, suggest ... Reference: Management of children exposed to multidrug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis; The Lancet Infectious Diseases Feb ...
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Moldova: Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis (MDR-TB) | Pulitzer CenterMoldova: Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis (MDR-TB) | Pulitzer Center

Tuberculosis (TB) is a disease that kills nearly 2 million people every year, yet most people outside of the developing world ... One of the most pressing threats surrounding the fight against tuberculosis is the emergence of multidrug-resistant TB (MDR-TB ... of all cases of TB in Moldova are multidrug-resistant. My project in Moldova will focus on MDR-TB; I will visit and photograph ... Tuberculosis (TB) is a disease that kills nearly 2 million people every year, yet most people outside of the developing world ...
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Determinants of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Addis Ababa, Ethio | IDRDeterminants of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Addis Ababa, Ethio | IDR

Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) has been jeopardizing the global effort to prevent and control tuberculosis (TB). ... 2 Lemessa Oljira2 1KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation, Addis Ababa, 2School of Public Health, College of Health and Medical Sciences ... Determinants of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Demelash Assefa,1 Berhanu Seyoum, ... Abstract: Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) has been jeopardizing the global effort to prevent and control tuberculosis ...
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Global Scale-Up of the Programmatic Management of Multidrug-resistant TuberculosisGlobal Scale-Up of the Programmatic Management of Multidrug-resistant Tuberculosis

Worldwide, there are an estimated 2 billion people infected with Mycobacterium tuberculosis from whom 9.6 million develop TB ... Tuberculosis (TB) remains a major global health problem. ... Multidrug-resistant TB (MDR-TB) strains that are resistant to ... The emergence of drug-resistant strains of M. tuberculosis threatens to undermine TB control programs worldwide. ... Tuberculosis (TB) remains a major global health problem. Worldwide, there are an estimated 2 billion people infected with ...
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Use of Genotype MTBDRplus Assay for Diagnosis of Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis in NepalUse of Genotype MTBDRplus Assay for Diagnosis of Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis in Nepal

... Elina Maharjan,1 Narayan Dutt Pant, ... isolated from 73 smear positive sputum samples from patients suspected of suffering from multidrug-resistant tuberculosis were ... 88.7% of the rifampicin resistant isolates had mutations in rpoB gene. Similarly, 79.7% and 9.4% of isoniazid resistant ... The main aims of this study were to study the patterns of mutations in rpoB, katG, and inhA genes in Mycobacterium tuberculosis ...
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Treatment Initiation among Patients with Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis in Bhopal District, IndiaTreatment Initiation among Patients with Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis in Bhopal District, India

... programme in India has limited co-hort-wise information about what happens to patients diagnosed with multidrug resistant TB ( ... India has highest burden of multidrug-resistant/rifampicin-resistant tuberculosis (MDR/RR-TB): an estimated annual incidence of ... Treatment Initiation among Patients with Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis in Bhopal District, India. Journal of Tuberculosis ... multi drug-resistant tuberculosis; RNTCP: revised national tuberculosis control programme. ...
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Molecular detection of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis among smear-po | IDRMolecular detection of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis among smear-po | IDR

Keywords: GenoType®MTBDRplus, isoniazid, multidrug-resistant tuberculosis, rifampicin, smear-positive pulmonary tuberculosis ... resistance mutations are suitable approaches for rapid drug susceptibility testing to detect multidrug-resistant tuberculosis ( ... resistance of Mycobacterium tuberculosis among smear-positive pulmonary tuberculosis patients. Methods: Institution-based cross ... Of these, 80 (81.6%) were sensitive to both drugs and 18 (18.4%) were resistant to RIF and/or INH. The prevalences of MDR-TB in ...
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Aggressive Regimens for Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Decrease All-Cause MortalityAggressive Regimens for Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Decrease All-Cause Mortality

... PLoS ONE 8(3): e58664. ... Rationale: A better understanding of the composition of optimal treatment regimens for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB ... Isolates were resistant to a mean of 5.4 (SD 1.7) drugs. Cure or completion was achieved in 66.1% (442) of patients; death ... and program directors should consider this standard as they design and implement regimens for patients with drug-resistant ...
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Safety and Pharmacokinetics (PK) in Multidrug-Resistant (MDR) Refractive Tuberculosis - Tabular View - ClinicalTrials.govSafety and Pharmacokinetics (PK) in Multidrug-Resistant (MDR) Refractive Tuberculosis - Tabular View - ClinicalTrials.gov

Safety and Pharmacokinetics (PK) in Multidrug-Resistant (MDR) Refractive Tuberculosis. Official Title ICMJE A Phase 2, Multi- ... Safety and Pharmacokinetics (PK) in Multidrug-Resistant (MDR) Refractive Tuberculosis. This study has been completed. ... and Efficacy of Orally Administered OPC-67683 Two Times Daily to Patients With Pulmonary Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis ...
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FDA Approves First Drug to Treat Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis | Infection Control TodayFDA Approves First Drug to Treat Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis | Infection Control Today

... as part of combination therapy to treat adults with multi-drug resistant pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) when other alternatives ... Multi-drug resistant TB occurs when M. tuberculosis becomes resistant to isonazid and rifampin, two powerful drugs most ... Multi-drug resistant tuberculosis poses a serious health threat throughout the world, and Sirturo provides much-needed ... FDA Approves First Drug to Treat Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis. Jan 01, 2013 ...
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