[Effects of HIV status and other variables on the outcome of tuberculosis treatment in Spain].

@article{RuizNavarro2005EffectsOH,
  title={[Effects of HIV status and other variables on the outcome of tuberculosis treatment in Spain].},
  author={M D{\'i}ez Ruiz-Navarro and Jorge Hern{\'a}ndez Espinosa and Marlow B. Hernandez and Annalisa Franco and C Castells Carrillo and A Dom{\'i}nguez Garc{\'i}a and A M Garc{\'i}a Fulgueiras and Pilar Gayoso Diz and M J L{\'o}pez de Valdivielso and M F V{\'a}zquez Fern{\'a}ndez},
  journal={Archivos de bronconeumologia},
  year={2005},
  volume={41 7},
  pages={363-70}
}
OBJECTIVE To analyze the effect of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) status and other variables on the outcome of tuberculosis treatment in Spain. PATIENTS AND METHODS Multicenter retrospective cohort study in 6 autonomous communities of Spain (from May 1996 to April 1997). Data on treatment outcome were collected for new cases of tuberculosis in accordance with European guidelines. Follow up of patients continued for 3 months after scheduled end of treatment. RESULTS Of the 4899 patients… CONTINUE READING