Christian Auer

Recent Contributions

Psychosocial support for MDR-TB patients

May 8, 2009
Hello Ms. Cat Oettinger and DR TB Community Members, I am posting the message below on behalf of Dr. Ruben Encarnacion, clinical psychologist, which he submitted in response to a discussion Cat Oettinger posted in the community last month: http://www.ghdonline.org/drtb/discussion/psychosocial-support-for-patients-patients-familie/ From Dr. Encarnacion: Greetings from Manila. I am cutting & ...
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Advocacy & Education Program Management

Reply to TB and the Rheology of sputum: alcohol, tobacco smoking, and crowded bars

Feb. 14, 2009
Is it possible to get a reference or other source regarding the statement "Cigarette smoking is now recognized as important risk factor in TB transmission." What I found is the following: *A toxic gas present in air pollution and tobacco smoke plays a significant role in triggering tuberculosis infection, according ...


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