Care Cascade for targeted tuberculosis testing and linkage to Care in Homeless Populations in the United States: a meta-analysis

@inproceedings{Parriott2018CareCF,
  title={Care Cascade for targeted tuberculosis testing and linkage to Care in Homeless Populations in the United States: a meta-analysis},
  author={Andrea M. Parriott and Mohsen Malekinejad and Amanda P. Miller and Suzanne M Marks and Hacsi Horvath and James G. Kahn},
  booktitle={BMC public health},
  year={2018}
}
BACKGROUND Homelessness increases the risk of tuberculosis (TB) disease and latent TB infection (LTBI), but persons experiencing homelessness often lack access to testing and treatment. We assessed the yield of TB testing and linkage to care for programs targeting homeless populations in the United States. METHODS We conducted a comprehensive search of… CONTINUE READING