Tuberculosis notifications in Australia, 1996. Communicable Diseases Network Australia New Zealand.

Since the implementation of the National Mycobacterial Surveillance System (NMSS) in 1991, the epidemiology and trends of tuberculosis in Australia have been described in a series of annual reports. This article presents an analysis of the data for tuberculosis notifications for 1996. A total of 1,037 notifications of tuberculosis were received for the year… CONTINUE READING