Demographic, socio-economic and behavior as risk factors of tuberculosis in Malaysia: a systematic review of the literature

  title={Demographic, socio-economic and behavior as risk factors of tuberculosis in Malaysia: a systematic review of the literature},
  author={Nur Adibah Mohidem and Zailina Hashim and Malina Osman and Rafiza Shaharudin and Farrah Melissa Muharam and Punitha Makeswaran},
  journal={Reviews on Environmental Health},
  pages={407 - 421}
Abstract Background Tuberculosis (TB) is making a comeback and has remained one of the main causes of mortality among the list of infectious diseases in Malaysia. Objective To evaluate the burden and demographic, socio-economic and behavior as risk factors of TB among communities in Malaysia. Method A comprehensive search of Scopus, Sciencedirect, PubMed, DOAJ, CINAHL Plus, MyJournal, BIREME, BMC Public Health, Medline, CAB, EMBASE (Excerpta Medica dataBASE), and Web of Science (WoS) was… 

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