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Treatment and outcomes in children with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis : a systematic review and individual patient data meta-analysis.
(Public Library of Science, 2018-07-11)
Background: An estimated 32,000 children develop multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB; Mycobacterium tuberculosis resistant to isoniazid and rifampin) each year. Little is known about the optimal treatment for these ...
Rifampicin resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis : rapid detection and implications in chemotherapy
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 1996-01)
Objectives. Tuberculosis treatment and susceptibility testing are cumbersome, especially in the case of multidrug-resistant (MDR) Mycobacterium tuberculosis. It is known that mutations in the rpoB gene of M. tuberculosis ...