Ambulatory Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis Treatment Outcomes in a Cohort of HIV-Infected Patients in a Slum Setting in Mumbai, India.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/198809
Title:
Ambulatory Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis Treatment Outcomes in a Cohort of HIV-Infected Patients in a Slum Setting in Mumbai, India.
Authors:
Isaakidis, P; Cox, H S; Varghese, B; Montaldo, C; Da Silva, E; Mansoor, H; Ladomirska, J; Sotgiu, G; Migliori, G B; Pontali, E; Saranchuk, P; Rodrigues, C; Reid, T
Journal:
PloS One
Abstract:
India carries one quarter of the global burden of multi-drug resistant TB (MDR-TB) and has an estimated 2.5 million people living with HIV. Despite this reality, provision of treatment for MDR-TB is extremely limited, particularly for HIV-infected individuals. Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has been treating HIV-infected MDR-TB patients in Mumbai since May 2007. This is the first report of treatment outcomes among HIV-infected MDR-TB patients in India.
Affiliation:
Médecins Sans Frontières, Mumbai, India.
Issue Date:
Dec-2011
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/198809
DOI:
10.1371/journal.pone.0028066
PubMed ID:
22145022
Language:
en
ISSN:
1932-6203
Appears in Collections:
TB

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dc.contributor.authorIsaakidis, Pen
dc.contributor.authorCox, H Sen
dc.contributor.authorVarghese, Ben
dc.contributor.authorMontaldo, Cen
dc.contributor.authorDa Silva, Een
dc.contributor.authorMansoor, Hen
dc.contributor.authorLadomirska, Jen
dc.contributor.authorSotgiu, Gen
dc.contributor.authorMigliori, G Ben
dc.contributor.authorPontali, Een
dc.contributor.authorSaranchuk, Pen
dc.contributor.authorRodrigues, Cen
dc.contributor.authorReid, Ten
dc.date.accessioned2011-12-23T01:14:26Z-
dc.date.available2011-12-23T01:14:26Z-
dc.date.issued2011-12-
dc.identifier.citationAmbulatory Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis Treatment Outcomes in a Cohort of HIV-Infected Patients in a Slum Setting in Mumbai, India. 2011, 6 (12):e28066 PLoS ONEen
dc.identifier.issn1932-6203-
dc.identifier.pmid22145022-
dc.identifier.doi10.1371/journal.pone.0028066-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/198809-
dc.description.abstractIndia carries one quarter of the global burden of multi-drug resistant TB (MDR-TB) and has an estimated 2.5 million people living with HIV. Despite this reality, provision of treatment for MDR-TB is extremely limited, particularly for HIV-infected individuals. Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has been treating HIV-infected MDR-TB patients in Mumbai since May 2007. This is the first report of treatment outcomes among HIV-infected MDR-TB patients in India.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.rightsPublished by Public Library of Science, [url]http://www.plosone.org/[/url] Archived on this site by Open Access permissionen
dc.titleAmbulatory Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis Treatment Outcomes in a Cohort of HIV-Infected Patients in a Slum Setting in Mumbai, India.en
dc.contributor.departmentMédecins Sans Frontières, Mumbai, India.en
dc.identifier.journalPloS Oneen

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