Controlled trial of 6-month and 8-month regimens in the treatment of pulmonary tuberculosis. First report.

@article{1978ControlledTO,
  title={Controlled trial of 6-month and 8-month regimens in the treatment of pulmonary tuberculosis. First report.},
  author={},
  journal={The American review of respiratory disease},
  year={1978},
  volume={118 2},
  pages={219-28}
}
  • Published 1978 in The American review of respiratory disease
Four short-course antituberculosis regimens allocated at random were studied; (1) streptomycin, isoniazid, and rifampin given daily for 6 months; (2) these 3 drugs plus pyrazinamide given daily for 2 months, followed by twice-weekly administration of streptomycin, isoniazid, and pyrazinamide; (3) a regimen that differed from regimen 2 only in that ethambutol replaced pyrazinamide, and (4) streptomycin plus isoniazid plus rifampin plus pyrazinamide given 3 times per week for 4 months, followed… CONTINUE READING

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