Tuberculosis Treatment Outcomes and Factors Associated with Each of Them in a Cohort Followed Up between 2010 and 2014

@inproceedings{Cardoso2017TuberculosisTO,
  title={Tuberculosis Treatment Outcomes and Factors Associated with Each of Them in a Cohort Followed Up between 2010 and 2014},
  author={Mayara A Cardoso and Pedro Emmanuel Americano do Brasil and Carolina Arana Stanis Schmaltz and Flavia M Sant'anna and Valeria C Rolla},
  booktitle={BioMed research international},
  year={2017}
}
Tuberculosis treatment has undergone recent changes in Brazil. Objective. To assess whether favorable outcomes on tuberculosis therapy improved in recent years. Methods. Retrospective observational study, based on primary data of tuberculosis patients, followed at INI-FIOCRUZ, from January 2012 to December 2014. Results. The outcomes observed were as follows: cure (80%), default (14%), treatment failure (5%), and death (1%). HIV infection without antiretroviral therapy [OR 0.34 (0.15-0.79… CONTINUE READING

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