Prevalence of latent tuberculosis infection among coal workers’ pneumoconiosis patients in China: a cross-sectional study

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BACKGROUND Little is known about the prevalence of latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) among coal workers' pneumoconiosis (CWP) patients. To estimate the prevalence of LTBI and identify its associated risk factors among CWP patients. METHODS A cross-sectional study was conducted to assess the prevalence of LTBI. Participants were screened for active TB… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s12889-018-5373-1

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