[Evaluation of care for elderly pulmonary tuberculosis patients].

  title={[Evaluation of care for elderly pulmonary tuberculosis patients].},
  author={Yuka Sasaki and Fumio Yamagishi and Takenori Yagi and Tomohiro Hashimoto and Rei Bekku and Tsuyoshi Kawasaki and Aya Shinozaki},
  journal={Kekkaku : [Tuberculosis]},
  volume={82 10},
PURPOSE To examine the clinical problem of elderly pulmonary tuberculosis patients. METHODS Clinical findings of pulmonary tuberculosis in elderly patients, who admitted to our hospital from 2001 to 2003, were analyzed in their status, complication, treatment, and prognosis. RESULTS There were 145 patients, and the early elders from 65 to 74 years old… CONTINUE READING