Interventions for improving adherence to treatment for latent tuberculosis infection: a systematic review

@inproceedings{Stuurman2016InterventionsFI,
  title={Interventions for improving adherence to treatment for latent tuberculosis infection: a systematic review},
  author={Anke L. Stuurman and Marije Vonk Noordegraaf-Schouten and Femke van Kessel and Anouk M. Oordt-Speets and Andreas Sandgren and Marieke J van der Werf},
  booktitle={BMC infectious diseases},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND Latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) control relies on high initiation and completion rates of preventive treatment to preclude progression to tuberculosis disease. Specific interventions may improve initiation and completion rates. The objective was to systematically review data on determinants of initiation, adherence and completion of LTBI treatment, and on interventions to improve initiation and completion. METHODS A systematic review of the literature (PubMed, Embase… CONTINUE READING
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