Tuberculosis, Multidrug-Resistant

Known as: MDR-TB, multidrug resistant tuberculosis, Multidrug-Resistant TB 
Tuberculosis resistant to chemotherapy with two or more ANTITUBERCULAR AGENTS, including at least ISONIAZID and RIFAMPICIN. The problem of resistance… (More)

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2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Delamanid (OPC-67683), a nitro-dihydro-imidazooxazole derivative, is a new antituberculosis medication that inhibits… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND The Xpert MTB/RIF test (Cepheid, Sunnyvale, CA, USA) can detect tuberculosis and its multidrug-resistant form with… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
RATIONALE Based on expert opinion, the global guidelines for management of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis impose lengthy and… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND The diarylquinoline TMC207 offers a new mechanism of antituberculosis action by inhibiting mycobacterial ATP synthase… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
RATIONALE The dual challenges to tuberculosis (TB) control of HIV infection and multidrug resistance are particularly pressing in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Mathematical models have recently been used to predict the future burden of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDRTB). These… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis, a disease caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains that are resistant at least to rifampin… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Control of tuberculosis is threatened by widespread emergence of drug resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Understanding the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND In the United States there have been recent outbreaks of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis. These outbreaks have… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
BACKGROUND Since 1990 several clusters of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis have been identified among hospitalized patients with… (More)
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