Results from 8 yrs of susceptibility testing of clinical Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates in Denmark.

@article{Thomsen2000ResultsF8,
  title={Results from 8 yrs of susceptibility testing of clinical Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates in Denmark.},
  author={Vibeke \Ostergaard Thomsen and J O Bauer and Troels Lillebaek and Steffen Offersen Glismann},
  journal={The European respiratory journal},
  year={2000},
  volume={16 2},
  pages={203-8}
}
Increased rates of multidrug-resistant (MDR) tuberculosis (TB) has been reported from countries close to Denmark. This study evaluated the incidence of drug resistance in Denmark in order to determine the magnitude of the problem. Susceptibility testing was performed in isolates from 85.4% of all notified patients during 1991-1998. Epidemiological… CONTINUE READING