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OBJECTIVE To determine the feasibility and case detection rate of a geographic information systems (GIS)-based integrated community screening strategy for tuberculosis, syphilis, and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). DESIGN Prospective cross-sectional study of all participants presenting to geographic hot spot screenings in Wake County, North Carolina.(More)
OBJECTIVE Kenya, like many resource-constrained countries, has a single mycobacterial laboratory, centrally located in Nairobi, with capacity for drug-susceptibility testing (DST) - the gold standard in diagnosing drug-resistant tuberculosis. We describe and evaluate a novel operational design that attempts to overcome diagnostic delivery barriers. (More)
In sub-Saharan Africa, projections anticipate a 110% rise in the number of people with diabetes mellitus (DM) from 19.8 million to 41.5 million by 2035 (1). This growth is attributed primarily to the multiple downstream ramifications of urbanization and westernization. Poor access to medications , finances, transportation, and skilled health care providers(More)
  • Philippa Strum, Danielle Tarantolo, +68 authors Christine M. Warnke
  • 2003
The Center is the living memorial of the United States of America to the nation's twenty-eighth president, Woodrow Wilson. Congress established the Woodrow Wilson Center in 1968 as an international institute for advanced study, " symbolizing and strengthening the fruitful relationship between the world of learning and the world of public affairs. " The(More)
In the Funding section of the article cited above, the sentence " The authors thank the Abbott Fund for providing glucose testing supplies and funding to support this effort " should have read, " The authors thank Abbott for providing glucose testing supplies and Abbott Fund for providing funding to support this effort. " The online version reflects these(More)
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