Changing the game for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.

@article{Ghanashyam2016ChangingTG,
  title={Changing the game for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.},
  author={Bharathi Ghanashyam},
  journal={Lancet},
  year={2016},
  volume={387 10024},
  pages={1149-50}
}
Sushma from Karnataka, southern India, was diagnosed with multidrugresistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) in October, 2014. She is registered for the government directly observed therapy plus regimen and her treatment will last for 2 years. After 17 months of treatment, two of her most recent sputum cultures have been negative. But she does not feel better and continues to complain of fatigue, body ache, and a cough that does not go away. Contrasting Sushma’s situation is that of Ali’s in Bangladesh… CONTINUE READING

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