Wednesday May 15
TB, a neglected disease in Uganda
By Dorothy Namutamba Tuberculosis remains a major global health problem. It causes ill-health among millions of people each year and ranks as the second leading cause of death from an infectious disease worldwide, after the human immunodeficiency virus .
Dr. John: Medications, T.B, tinnitus
Dr. John Torres from Premier Urgent Care answers your questions every week. If you have a medical question for Dr.
U.S. non-profit group to build tuberculosis center in Pyongyang
A U.S. non-profit group plans to build a tuberculosis treatment training center in Pyongyang by the end of this year, a report said Saturday.
Predictors of tuberculosis (TB) and antiretroviral (ARV) medication...
Despite the downward trend in the absolute number of tuberculosis cases since 2006 and the fall in the incidence rates since 2001, the burden of disease caused by TB remains a global health challenge.
Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB): an interview with Dr....
TB is tuberculosis , a mycobacterial infection, that has developed resistance to two important and powerful first-line anti-TB drugs, INH and rifampin.
Korea urged to play bigger role in fighting AIDS, TB, malaria
A global financing institution to fight HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria requested Korea to play a bigger role in international efforts to defeat the diseases that threaten hundreds of millions of lives, especially in poor countries.
Centers for Disease Control and Preve...
Tuberculosis Exposure among Evacuees at a Shelter after Earthquake, Japan, 2011
A contact investigation showed that the prevalence of latent tuberculosis infection among other evacuees at the shelter was 20%. Our report underscores the importance of tuberculosis prevention and control after natural disasters.