Changes in the epidemiology of tuberculosis: the influence of international migration flows.

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INTRODUCTION The epidemiological characteristics of patients with tuberculosis (TB) in European hospitals have changed in recent years. METHODS A prospective study of patients with culture-proven pulmonary TB admitted to our institution from 1997 to 2008 is shown. RESULTS We analyzed 661 patients with pulmonary TB. An increase in the incidence of TB was… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.eimc.2011.04.002

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@article{Fortn2011ChangesIT, title={Changes in the epidemiology of tuberculosis: the influence of international migration flows.}, author={Jes{\'u}s Fort{\'u}n and Pilar Mart{\'i}n-D{\'a}vila and Enrique Navas and Rogelio L{\'o}pez-V{\'e}lez and Vicente Pintado and Javier Cobo and Andres Gonzalez and Maria Fernanda Bonilla and Victoria Aneiros and Enrique G{\'o}mez-Mampaso and Santiago Moreno}, journal={Enfermedades infecciosas y microbiologia clinica}, year={2011}, volume={29 9}, pages={654-9} }