Hospitalizations for tuberculosis in New York City: how many could be avoided?

@article{Thomas2010HospitalizationsFT,
  title={Hospitalizations for tuberculosis in New York City: how many could be avoided?},
  author={Joan A Thomas and Fabienne Laraque and Sonal S. Munsiff and Amy Piatek and T. G. Harris},
  journal={The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease},
  year={2010},
  volume={14 12},
  pages={1603-12}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine which factors were associated with hospitalization for tuberculosis (TB) in New York City (NYC), United States, and to estimate the proportion of potentially avoidable admissions. DESIGN Patients diagnosed with TB from April to June 2003 were included. Records of hospitalized patients were reviewed to determine whether… CONTINUE READING