Update in tuberculosis and nontuberculous mycobacterial disease 2011.

@article{Nahid2012UpdateIT,
  title={Update in tuberculosis and nontuberculous mycobacterial disease 2011.},
  author={Payam Nahid and Dick Menzies},
  journal={American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={185 12},
  pages={1266-70}
}
The number of tuberculosis (TB) cases and global TB incidence rates is decreasing according to the latest World Health Organization Global Tuberculosis Report (1). This is very welcome news. However, the 8.8 million incident cases of TB, 1.1 million deaths from TB among HIV-negative people, the 350,000 deaths from HIV-associated TB, and the millions of… CONTINUE READING