Preventing nosocomial MDR TB transmission in sub Saharan Africa: where are we at?

Abstract

BACKGROUND In sub Saharan Africa, the cocktail of many advanced HIV-infected susceptible hosts, poor TB treatment success rates, a lack of airborne infection control, limited drug-resistance testing (DST) have resulted in HIV-infected individuals being  disproportionately represented in Multi drug resistant Tuberculosis (MDR-TB) cases. The prevailing… (More)
DOI: 10.5539/gjhs.v5n4p200

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@article{Menon2013PreventingNM, title={Preventing nosocomial MDR TB transmission in sub Saharan Africa: where are we at?}, author={Sonia Simone Menon}, journal={Global journal of health science}, year={2013}, volume={5 4}, pages={200-10} }