Cost-effectiveness analysis of targeted and sequential screening strategies for latent tuberculosis.

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SETTING No cost-effectiveness studies of testing for latent tuberculosis infection have incorporated both targeted testing and the use of interferon-gamma release assays (IGRAs) in heterogeneous populations. OBJECTIVE To examine the cost-effectiveness of universal vs. targeted and sequential testing strategies and the use of tuberculin skin testing (TST… (More)
DOI: 10.5588/ijtld.10.0542

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@article{Mancuso2011CosteffectivenessAO, title={Cost-effectiveness analysis of targeted and sequential screening strategies for latent tuberculosis.}, author={James D Mancuso and David W. Niebuhr and Kevin D. Frick and Lisa W Keep and Kenneth Anderson}, journal={The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease}, year={2011}, volume={15 9}, pages={1223-30, i} }