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Healthcare Barriers of Refugees Post-resettlement
The majority of refugees spend the greater part of their lives in refugee camps before repatriation or resettlement to a host country. Limited resources and stress during residence in refugee campsExpand
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Genetic Mutations Associated with Isoniazid Resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis: A Systematic Review
Background Tuberculosis (TB) incidence and mortality are declining worldwide; however, poor detection of drug-resistant disease threatens to reverse current progress toward global TB control.Expand
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Tuberculosis and illicit drug use: review and update.
Illicit drug users continue to be a group at high risk for tuberculosis (TB). Here, we present an updated review of the relationship between TB and illicit drug use, and we summarize more than aExpand
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Evaluation of Genetic Mutations Associated with Mycobacterium tuberculosis Resistance to Amikacin, Kanamycin and Capreomycin: A Systematic Review
Background Rapid molecular diagnostics for detecting multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis (M/XDR-TB) primarily identify mutations in Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) genesExpand
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Bovine tuberculosis (BTB) was first detected in Kruger National Park (KNP) in a single African buffalo (Syncerus caffer) in 1990. In 1991/1992, 2,071 African buffalo were examined for BTB as part ofExpand
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Living with the modern conservation paradigm: can agricultural communities co-exist with elephants? A five-year case study in East Caprivi, Namibia
The economic impact of elephants, Loxodonta africana, and predators, particularly lions, Panthera leo, on rural agriculturists in the Kwando region of the East Caprivi, Namibia was assessed from theExpand
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A standardised method for interpreting the association between mutations and phenotypic drug resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis
A clear understanding of the genetic basis of antibiotic resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis is required to accelerate the development of rapid drug susceptibility testing methods based onExpand
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Predicting Extensively Drug-Resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis Phenotypes with Genetic Mutations
ABSTRACT Molecular diagnostic methods based on the detection of mutations conferring drug resistance are promising technologies for rapidly detecting multidrug-/extensively drug-resistantExpand
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Tuberculosis from Mycobacterium bovis in Binational Communities, United States
The epidemiology of tuberculosis (TB) in the United States is changing as the incidence of disease becomes more concentrated in foreign-born persons. Mycobacterium bovis appears to be contributingExpand
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Prediction of Susceptibility to First‐Line Tuberculosis Drugs by DNA Sequencing
BACKGROUND The World Health Organization recommends drug‐susceptibility testing of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex for all patients with tuberculosis to guide treatment decisions and improveExpand
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