*  Pharmaceuticals | Free Full-Text | Chemotherapeutic Interventions Against Tuberculosis | Notes
... emergence of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis (XDR-TB) has overshadowed ... This has prompted urgent research efforts in the discovery and development of new anti-tuberculosis agent(s). Several families ... of compounds are currently being explored for the treatment of tuberculosis. This review article presents an account of the ... Tuberculosis is the second leading cause of infectious deaths globally. Many effective conventional antimycobacterial drugs ...
  http://www.mdpi.com/1424-8247/5/7/690/notes
*  Citizen News Service - CNS: Patients' Charter for TB Care, and childhood TB
... advertising sustainability Swine Flu TB terrorism TOBACCO tobacco politics transparency treatment and care tribals tuberculosis ... and a Scientist at the National Institute for research in Tuberculosis (Indian Council of Medical Research - ICMR), said that ...
  http://www.citizen-news.org/2012/02/patients-charter-for-tb-care-and.html
*  New and Better Tools for Latent Tuberculosis Infection | Annals of Internal Medicine | American College of Physicians
Treatment of latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) is a major strategy for tuberculosis control in the United States, Canada, ... Persons at greatest risk for progression to active tuberculosis disease after infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis include ... Treatment of Latent Tuberculosis Infection: An Updated Network Meta-analysis Annals of Internal Medicine; 167 (4): 248-255 ... Isoniazid prevented active tuberculosis in patients with HIV treated with antiretroviral therapy Annals of Internal Medicine; ...
  http://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/743778/needed-new-better-tools-combat-latent-tuberculosis-infection
*  Tuberculosis Treatment Shortening Trial - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Extra-pulmonary tuberculosis.. *Patients with drug resistant tuberculosis (resistance to isoniazid (INH), rifampicin, ... Clinical symptoms and microbiological outcomes in tuberculosis treatment trials. Tuberculosis (Edinb). 2011 Nov;91(6):601-4. ... Tuberculosis Treatment Shortening Trial. The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study ... Tuberculosis (TB) is a serious infection that can affect the lungs and other parts of the body. The usual way to treat TB is to ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00130247?order=151
*  Feasibility of a Lateral Flow Urine Lipoarabinomannan (LAM) Test for Diagnosis of Tuberculosis - Full Text View -...
Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Mycobacterium tuberculosis antigens. TB. Tuberculosis. Tuberculosis, Pulmonary. Tuberculosis, ... Tuberculosis Tuberculosis, Pulmonary Tuberculosis, Miliary Device: Alere 'Determine' lateral-flow urine lipoarabinomannan assay ... Tuberculosis. Tuberculosis, Pulmonary. Tuberculosis, Miliary. Mycobacterium Infections. Actinomycetales Infections. Gram- ... Keywords provided by Tuberculosis Clinical Diagnostics Research Consortium: Tests, Diagnostic. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT01525134?order=137
*  Tuberculosis cross-species transmission in Tanzania: Towards a One-Health concept
For centuries, tuberculosis, which is a chronic infection caused by the bacillus Mycobacterium tuberculosis has remained a ... MBUGI, Erasto V. et al. Tuberculosis cross-species transmission in Tanzania: Towards a One-Health concept. Onderstepoort j. vet ... Bovine tuberculosis (BTB) has also emerged as a significant disease with the tendency for inter-species spread. The extent of ... This review explores tuberculosis as a disease of humans which can cross-transmit between humans, livestock and wildlife. The ...
  http://www.scielo.org.za/scielo.php?script=sci_abstract&pid=S0030-24652012000200019&lng=pt&nrm=iso
*  Incidence of tuberculosis (per 100;000 people) in Malawi
Incidence of tuberculosis is the estimated number of new pulmonary, smear positive, and extra-pulmonary tuberculosis cases.This ... an economic calendar and news for Incidence of tuberculosis (per 100;000 people) in Malawi. ... Incidence of tuberculosis (per 100;000 people) in Malawi was last measured at 227 in 2014, according to the World Bank. ... Tuberculosis death rate (per 100,000 people). 13 Deaths due to tuberculosis among HIV-negative people, high uncertainty bound ( ...
  https://tradingeconomics.com/malawi/incidence-of-tuberculosis-per-100-000-people-wb-data.html
*  Research Delivers Insight Into The Tuberculosis Treatment Market That Is Projected To Mark A Considerable CAGR Of 4.9 % During...
"Tuberculosis Treatment Market - Growth, Future Prospects, and Competitive Analysis, 2017 - 2025," the global tuberculosis ... diabetes and tobacco addiction are at a higher risk to get tuberculosis. The drugs utilized to fight tuberculosis is ... The global tuberculosis treatment market was valued at US$ 838.4 Mn in 2016, and is expected to reach US$ 1,306.6 Mn by 2025 ... The tuberculosis treatment market is technologically driven and includes major players such as Pfizer Inc., Labatec Pharma SA, ...
  http://www.getnews.info/662434/research-delivers-insight-into-the-tuberculosis-treatment-market-that-is-projected-to-mark-a-considerable-cagr-of-49-during-the-forecast-period-20172025.html
*  LA County Department of Public Health - Tuberculosis Control Program
Tuberculosis Control Program. About Us News and Updates Health Care Professionals Education and Training TB Information for the ... Tuberculosis Control Program. 2615 S. Grand Avenue, Room 507. Los Angeles, CA 90007. Phone: (213) 745-0800. Fax: (213) 749-0926 ... Each health care provider who treats a person for active tuberculosis disease, each person in charge of a health facility, or ... Each health care provider who treats a person with active tuberculosis disease, and each person in charge of a health facility ...
  http://publichealth.lacounty.gov/tb/laws/sec121362.htm
*  Tuberculosis Treatment Shortening Trial - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Extra-pulmonary tuberculosis.. *Patients with drug resistant tuberculosis (resistance to isoniazid (INH), rifampicin, ... Clinical symptoms and microbiological outcomes in tuberculosis treatment trials. Tuberculosis (Edinb). 2011 Nov;91(6):601-4. ... Tuberculosis (TB) is a serious infection that can affect the lungs and other parts of the body. The usual way to treat TB is to ... Tuberculosis (TB) is a major global health problem. TB is the current leading cause of death due to an identifiable infectious ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00130247?order=24
*  El regreso de la tuberculosis by Annunziata Faustini - Project Syndicate
Sin embargo, después de años de éxito, la tuberculosis está en franco retorno. El aumento de los casos de tuberculosis en el ... Desafortunadamente, la tuberculosis resistente a múltiples drogas (MDR-TB), que es cualquier tuberculosis resistente a los ... El regreso de la tuberculosis. Jun 27, 2006. Annunziata Faustini Generaciones de médicos, políticos y funcionarios de salud ... Es más, cualquier tuberculosis tratada de manera inadecuada se vuelve resistente a múltiples drogas, de modo que un tratamiento ...
  https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/the-return-of-tuberculosis/spanish?barrier=accessreg
*  Trends in Tuberculosis Incidence --- United States, 2006
... In 2006, a total of 13,767 tuberculosis (TB) cases (4.6 per 100,000 ... Tuberculosis mortality in the United States, 1993--2001. Presented at CDC Division of Tuberculosis Elimination Seminar, Atlanta ... Defined as a case of TB in a person with a Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolate resistant to at least isoniazid and rifampicin. ... In 1989, CDC and the Advisory Committee for the Elimination of Tuberculosis issued a strategic plan for the elimination of TB, ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5611a2.htm
*  H5N1: Tuberculosis prevalence in China, 1990-2010
The summary: Background China scaled up a tuberculosis... ... As we approach World Tuberculosis Day on March 24, we can ... expect more articles like this one in The Lancet: Tuberculosis prevalence in China, 1990-2010; a longitudinal analysis of ... Tuberculosis prevalence in China, 1990-2010. As we approach World Tuberculosis Day on March 24, we can expect more articles ... Tuberculosis prevalence in China, 1990-2010. As we approach World Tuberculosis Day on March 24, we can expect more articles ...
  http://crofsblogs.typepad.com/h5n1/2014/03/tuberculosis-prevalence-in-china-19902010.html
*  Tuberculosis treatment failure and drug resistance--same strain or reinfection? - LSHTM Research Online | London School of...
Tuberculosis patients may have Mycobacterium tuberculosis in their sputum at the end of treatment, and may show new drug ... Sonnenberg, P; Murray, J; Shearer, S; Glynn, J R; Kambashi, B; Godfrey-Faussett, P; (2000) Tuberculosis treatment failure and ... We compared pairs of DNA fingerprints from isolates of M. tuberculosis at recruitment and 6 months later in the 48 patients for ... In a cohort study of mineworkers with tuberculosis in South Africa, 57 of 438 patients had positive sputum cultures 6 months ...
  http://researchonline.lshtm.ac.uk/19577/
*  Tuberculosis Prevention and Control Protocol, PDF
Tuberculosis Prevention and Control Protocol, 2008 Preamble The Ontario Public Health Standards (OPHS) are published by the ... Tuberculosis. What is tuberculosis? Tuberculosis What is tuberculosis? TB, or tuberculosis, is a disease caused by bacteria ... Tuberculosis Facts What is tuberculosis (TB)? How does TB spread? TB is not spread by: How does a person get TB? Tuberculosis ... General Information on Tuberculosis General Information on Tuberculosis ON THE MOVE AGAINST TUBERCULOSIS: Transforming the fi ...
  http://docplayer.net/15506184-Tuberculosis-prevention-and-control-protocol-2008.html
*  WHO | ANTIBACTERIAL AGENTS IN CLINICAL DEVELOPMENT
An analysis of the antibacterial clinical development pipeline, including tuberculosis. Publication details Number of pages: 48 ... In addition to multidrug-resistant tuberculosis, WHO has identified 12 classes of priority pathogens - some of them causing ... including Mycobacterium tuberculosis" - shows a serious lack of new antibiotics under development to combat the growing threat ... including drug-resistant tuberculosis which kills around 250 000 people each year. ...
  http://www.who.int/medicines/areas/rational_use/antibacterial_agents_clinical_development/en/
*  Tuberculosis
... (TB) is making a comeback in the United States today - particularly among the homeless, those in prison, and those ... Tuberculosis. TB Basics. Tuberculosis (also known as "TB") is a disease caused by a type of bacteria called Mycobacterium ... In older infants and children, the first infection with the tuberculosis bacteria latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) usually ... Tuberculosis in older children and adults may be of this type.. The most prominent symptom is a persistent fever, with sweating ...
  http://kidshealth.org/KHovnanian/en/teens/tuberculosis.html
*  Tuberculosis
... (TB) is making a comeback in the United States today - particularly among the homeless, those in prison, and those ... Tuberculosis. Tuberculosis (popularly known as "TB") is a disease caused by the bacteria Mycobacterium tuberculosis. It mainly ... In older infants and children, latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI), which is the first infection with the tuberculosis ... Tuberculosis is contagious when it's airborne and can be inhaled by others. In general, kids are not considered contagious, and ...
  http://kidshealth.org/KidsHealthDemo/en/parents/tuberculosis.html
*  Tuberculosis
... is a disease caused by the bacteriaMycobacterium tuberculosis. It most commonly affects the lungs, although it can affect other ... TUBERCULOSIS OVERVIEW. Tuberculosis (TB) is a disease caused by the bacteria Mycobacterium tuberculosis. It most commonly ... Treatment of drug-resistant pulmonary tuberculosis in adults. Epidemiology of tuberculosis. Treatment of latent tuberculosis ... HOW DOES TUBERCULOSIS OCCUR?. The tuberculosis (TB) bacteria are spread through the air from a person who is ill with active TB ...
  https://www.uptodate.com/contents/tuberculosis-beyond-the-basics
*  Tuberculosis (TB) | CDC
Epidemiology of Tuberculosis in Correctional Facilities, United States, 1993-2014. *Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis in ... Epidemiology of Pediatric Tuberculosis in the United States. *Targeted Tuberculosis Testing and Treatment of Latent ... Tuberculosis Cases and Case Rates, Surveillance Summaries, Trends in TB (Fact Sheet), Interactive TB Data Tool (OTIS), NCHHSTP ... Latent Tuberculosis Infection: A Guide for Primary Health Care Providers. *Effective TB Interviewing for Contact Investigation ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/tb/?404
*  WHO | Tuberculosis (TB)
Tuberculosis (TB) Global situation and trends: TB is the ninth leading cause of death worldwide and the leading cause from a ...
  http://www.who.int/gho/tb/en/
*  Tuberculosis Diagnosis
This may depend on the type of tuberculosis that is suspected. ... investigations that may be used to diagnose tuberculosis. ... This may depend on the type of tuberculosis that is suspected.. Pulmonary tuberculosis. In this type of tuberculosis the lesion ... Extra-pulmonary tuberculosis or tuberculosis outside the lungs. Related Stories. *Researchers discover new weapon to combat ... Those with suspected tuberculosis of the nervous system or of the brain and meninges (layers of cells that cover the brain and ...
  https://www.news-medical.net/health/Tuberculosis-Diagnosis.aspx
*  Tuberculosis - healthfinder.gov
Tuberculosis Facts: You Can Prevent TB If you have tuberculosis (TB) infection, you may need treatment so you will not get TB ... Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis (MDR TB) This document offers information on multidrug-resistant TB (MDR TB), tuberculosis ... Questions and Answers About TB (Tuberculosis) This page links to tuberculosis (TB) related questions, including what is TB, ... BCG, or bacille Calmette-Guérin, is a vaccine for tuberculosis (TB) disease. This vaccine is not widely used in the United ...
  https://healthfinder.gov/FindServices/SearchContext.aspx?topic=877
*  Tuberculosis | The BMJ
Tuberculosis. Br Med J 1957; 1 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.1.5010.107-b (Published 12 January 1957) Cite this as: Br Med J ...
  http://www.bmj.com/content/1/5010/107.3
*  DNR - Bovine Tuberculosis
Bovine TB is caused by the bacterium Mycobacterium bovis (M. bovis) which is part of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex.. ... The growth is tested using genetic probes to determine whether the culture contains M. tuberculosis complex, of which M. bovis ... Tuberculosis (TB) is a serious disease caused when bacteria attack the respiratory system. There are three types of TB - human ... Tuberculosis is a chronic, progressive disease that can cause gradual debilitation, emaciation, depression, and intolerance to ...
  http://www.michigan.gov/dnr/0,1607,7-153-10319-99064--,00.html