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The treatment of tuberculosis in childhood
Ensuring the involvement of children in the evaluation of new tuberculosis treatment regimens
(Public Library of Science (PLOS), 2008-08)
Global tuberculosis control is threatened by dramatic increases in HIV-related tuberculosis and by the emergence of multidrug-resistant strains. Highly lethal outbreaks of extensively drugresistant tuberculosis among ...
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 ...