A randomized controlled trial of standard versus intensified tuberculosis diagnostics on treatment decisions by physicians in Northern Tanzania
Creator: Reddy, Elizabeth A., Njau, Boniface N., Morpeth, Susan C., Lancaster, Kathryn, Tribble, Alison C., Maro, Venance P., Msuya, Levina J., Morrissey, Anne B., Kibiki, Gibson S., Thielman, Nathan M., Cunningham, Coleen K., Schimana, Werner, Shao, John F., Chow, Shein-Chung, Stout, Jason E., Crump, John A., Bartlett, John A., Hamilton, Carol D.
Abstract: Background: Routine tuberculosis culture remains unavailable in many high-burden areas, including Tanzania. This study sought to determine the impact of providing mycobacterial culture results over standard of care [unconcentrated acid-fast (more)
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Figure 2 Survival by receipt of antituberculous treatment among 70 participants with suspect tuberculosis, regardless of randomization group, Tanzania, 2008–9.
Date Deposited: 2016-07-15
Date Created: 2016-07-15
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