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Course on MDR, XDR and beyond, Cape Town 2nd-4th Dec

Ruth MCNERNEY - Aug. 24, 2016
Meeting the challenge of drug resistant tuberculosis. 2nd-4th Dec 2016, Cape Town, South Africa. To describe the emergence and spread of resistance To present best practices for the management an...
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Course incurable TB Training XDR-TB
MDR-TB Treatment & Prevention

Twitter journal club on Linezolid for XDR-TB

Catherine Berry - Sept. 28, 2015
Join us for a twitter journal club - Wednesday 30th September at 10am UK time/2.30pm Mumbai time. The journal club is open to all with an interest in drug resistant TB. In a week where the media s...
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linezolid MSF Publications & Research twitter XDR-TB
MDR-TB Treatment & Prevention

Webinar announcement: The role of bedaquiline for pre-XDR TB and XDR-TB treatment in Latvia

Evgenia Markvardt - April 16, 2015
This webinar, organized by the DR-TB Training Network in partnership with the SWIFT Response Project, will cover the following topics: -How we started: the first experience with TMC 207; -The Bedaqu...
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Bedaquiline Clinical Assistance Guidelines pre XDR-TB Program Management XDR-TB
MDR-TB Treatment & Prevention

New Cochrane Systematic Review and Meta-analysis on the Hain MTBDRsl line probe assay

Grant T - Nov. 8, 2014
Dear colleagues We wanted to share a recently published systematic review and meta-analysis on the diagnostic accuracy of the Hain MTBDRsl line probe assay for resistance to the second-line TB drug...
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Clinical Assistance diagnostics Guidelines Laboratory line probe assay MDR-TB Publications & Research XDR-TB
MDR-TB Treatment & Prevention

Online Training Course: Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis Program Management - March 12-28, 2013

Anna Tavares - Feb. 27, 2013
The DR-TB Training Network (www.drtbnetwork.org) is a USAID-funded website of the TB CARE II project. The DR-TB Training Network will host an online training course on Drug-Resistant TB Program Manage...
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community-based care DR-TB DR-TB Training Network drug management MDR-TB Online training Partners in Health TB CARE II TB infection control USAID XDR-TB
TB Infection Control

Online Training Course: Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis Program Management - March 12-28, 2013

Anna Tavares - Feb. 27, 2013
The DR-TB Training Network (www.drtbnetwork.org) is a USAID-funded website of the TB CARE II project. The DR-TB Training Network will host an online training course on Drug-Resistant TB Program Manage...
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DR-TB Training Network MDR-TB Online training TB CARE II TB infection control USAID project XDR-TB
TB Infection Control

Issues and threats of Tuberculosis in Nepal

Amrit Banstola - April 14, 2012
Issues and threats of Tuberculosis in Nepal Tuberculosis (TB) caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis is a major health problem in Nepal, causing a significant burden of morbidity and mortality. Here,...
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MDR-TB Nepal tb TB/HIV Coinfection XDR-TB
MDR-TB Treatment & Prevention

Roadmap to prevent and combat drug-resistant tuberculosis. The Consolidated Action Plan to Prevent and Combat Multidrug- and Extensively Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis in the WHO European Region 2011–2015

Masoud Dara, MD - Oct. 12, 2011
Roadmap to prevent and combat drug-resistant tuberculosis. The Consolidated Action Plan to Prevent and Combat Multidrug- and Extensively Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis in the WHO European Region 2011–201...
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Europe MDR-TB Planning Publications & Research XDR-TB
MDR-TB Treatment & Prevention

Tuberculosis burden in households of patients with multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis: a retrospective cohort study

Yue Guan - Dec. 9, 2010
Tuberculosis burden in households of patients with multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis: a retrospective cohort study Guan Yue
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household contact MDR-TB Publications & Research XDR-TB
MDR-TB Treatment & Prevention

Summary: "Early treatment outcomes and HIV status of patients with extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in South Africa: a retrospective cohort study"

Julia Fischer-Mackey - June 25, 2010
Summary: "Early treatment outcomes and HIV status of patients with extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in South Africa: a retrospective cohort study" Fischer-Mackey Julia ...
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General Resources HIV KwaZulu Natal South Africa XDR-TB
MDR-TB Treatment & Prevention

TB Drug-Susceptibility Testing Expert Panel Meeting Recommendations

Mischa Shattuck - Nov. 24, 2009
TB Drug-Susceptibility Testing Expert Panel Meeting Recommendations Shattuck Mischa
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Clinical Guidelines dst General Resources second-line drug testing XDR-TB
MDR-TB Treatment & Prevention

MDR/XDR-TB Assessment and Monitoring Tool

MDR/XDR-TB Assessment and Monitoring Tool Richardson, RN, PHN, CNS, MSN D'Arcy
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General Resources MDR-TB Program Management XDR-TB
MDR-TB Treatment & Prevention

The Global Task Force on XDR-TB Update

The Global Task Force on XDR-TB Update Keshavjee, MD, PhD Salmaan Microsoft Word - Control of XDR-TB - Update tuesday.doc ...
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Publications & Research Reports XDR-TB
MDR-TB Treatment & Prevention

Treatment of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in Tomsk, Russia: a retrospective cohort study

Treatment of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in Tomsk, Russia: a retrospective cohort study Keshavjee, MD, PhD Salmaan
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MDR-TB Publications & Research russian federation Tomsk treatment outcomes XDR-TB