Vitamin D and Tuberculosis

  title={Vitamin D and Tuberculosis},
  author={Gemma M Hawthorne and David R. Thickett},
Tuberculosis (TB) remains a major global healthcare issue. The incidence of TB in sub-Saharan Africa is around 350 per 100,000, compared with an incidence of 50 per 100,000 in Europe and approximately 231/100000 in Pakistan. Around 1.7 million people died in 2009 due to TB and the absolute number of cases rises each year due to increasing global population… CONTINUE READING