Nomogram to predict multidrug-resistant tuberculosis

@article{Wang2020NomogramTP,
  title={Nomogram to predict multidrug-resistant tuberculosis},
  author={S. Wang and Junwei Tu},
  journal={Annals of Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobials},
  year={2020},
  volume={19}
}
  • S. Wang, Junwei Tu
  • Published 2020
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Annals of Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobials
  • Background Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) is burgeoning globally, and has been a serious challenge in TB management. Clinically, the ability to identify MDR-TB is still limited, especially in smear-negative TB. The aim of this study was to develop a nomogram for predicting MDR-TB. Methods Demographics and clinical characteristics of both MDR-TB and drug-susceptible TB patients were utilized to develop a nomogram for predicting MDR-TB. The LASSO regression method was applied to filter… CONTINUE READING

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