Causes of death during tuberculosis treatment in Tomsk Oblast, Russia.

@article{Mathew2006CausesOD,
  title={Causes of death during tuberculosis treatment in Tomsk Oblast, Russia.},
  author={Trini A. Mathew and T N Ovsyanikova and Sonya S. Shin and Irina E Gelmanova and David Balbuena and Sidney A Atwood and Gennadiy G Peremitin and Aivar K. Strelis and Megan B Murray},
  journal={The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease},
  year={2006},
  volume={10 8},
  pages={857-63}
}
SETTING Tuberculosis (TB) incidence and mortality in Russia have risen dramatically over the past 15 years. OBJECTIVE To identify risk factors and causes of death among TB patients in Russia. DESIGN A retrospective study conducted to determine the risk factors and causes of death in patients receiving TB therapy in Tomsk, Siberia. RESULTS Of 1916 patients who initiated treatment between 1 January 2002 and 31 December 2003, 183 (9.6%) died during treatment, 38 (21%) in the first week of… CONTINUE READING
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