Tuberculosis control in prisons: current situation and research gaps.


BACKGROUND Tuberculosis (TB) in penitentiary services (prisons) is a major challenge to TB control. This review article describes the challenges that prison systems encounter in TB control and provides solutions for the more efficient use of limited resources based on the three pillars of the post-2015 End TB Strategy. This paper also proposes research… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijid.2014.12.029