Health-related quality of life trajectories among adults with tuberculosis: differences between latent and active infection.

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BACKGROUND Tuberculosis (TB) remains a public health threat with significant annual impacts on morbidity and mortality. However, few studies have examined the impact of active and latent TB infection (LTBI) on health-related quality of life (HRQL). METHODS Patients with recently diagnosed active TB or LTBI patients were administered the Short Form-36 (SF… (More)
DOI: 10.1378/chest.07-1494

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@article{Marra2008HealthrelatedQO, title={Health-related quality of life trajectories among adults with tuberculosis: differences between latent and active infection.}, author={Carlo Marra and Fawziah Marra and Lindsey A Colley and Susanne Moadebi and R. Kevin Elwood and J. Mark Fitzgerald}, journal={Chest}, year={2008}, volume={133 2}, pages={396-403} }