Prognosis of XDR-TB among patients without HIV infection.

Dear Editor, We read the recent review entitled ‘Extensively drugresistant tuberculosis: current challenges and threats’ by Drs Jain and Mondal (Jain & Mondal, 2008). We found the article interesting, as it was up-to-date and insightful regarding the epidemiology and treatment of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis (XDR-TB). In particular, we welcomed… (More)