[Characteristics of tuberculosis in the immigrant population in South Granada Health Area].

@article{MoralesGarca2015CharacteristicsOT,
  title={[Characteristics of tuberculosis in the immigrant population in South Granada Health Area].},
  author={Concepci{\'o}n Morales-Garc{\'i}a and Jorge Parra-Ruiz and Beatriz Valero-Aguilera and Sara Sanbonmatsu-G{\'a}mez and Jos{\'e} Antonio S{\'a}nchez-Mart{\'i}nez and Jos{\'e} Hern{\'a}ndez-Quero},
  journal={Enfermedades infecciosas y microbiologia clinica},
  year={2015},
  volume={33 3},
  pages={
          166-72
        }
}
INTRODUCTION The incidence of tuberculosis (TB) among the native population in Spain continues to decrease, resulting in a higher proportion of foreign-born cases. The aim of this study was to identify the differential TB characteristics within the immigrant population with respect to the native population in the South Granada Health Area, Spain. METHODS This was a descriptive study, including all cases of TB diagnosed during the period 2003-2010. Cases were identified through a prospective… CONTINUE READING

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