CONTENTS Preface Why this addendum was developed Who should use this addendum Note on the use of " TB " and " Mycobacterium tuberculosis " Introduction Why TB is a problem in HIV care settings How Mycobacterium tuberculosis is spread The difference between TB infection and TB disease When TB is infectious How HIV care settings can reduce the risk of… (More)
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Acknowledgements The Stop TB Department gratefully acknowledges the helpful comments and suggestions from the following: The designations employed and the presentation of the material in this publication do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the World Health Organization concerning the legal status of any country, territory,… (More)
OBJECTIVES To define the causes of hypokalaemia in an unselected adult population. DESIGN Retrospective survey of biochemistry database. SETTING District general hospital in southwest Scotland. PARTICIPANTS AND MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES There were 187,704 measurements of urea and electrolytes in 2010. Sixty-one patients had serum potassium <2.5 mmol/L on… (More)
Analysis of the Mapping Survey to identify the key city governance policy areas most impacted by ICTs : The mission of the JRC-IPTS is to provide customer-driven support to the EU policy-making process by developing science-based responses to policy challenges that have both a socioeconomic as well as a scientific/technological dimension. Legal Notice… (More)
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