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Ambulatory Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis Treatment Outcomes in a Cohort of HIV-Infected Patients in a Slum Setting in Mumbai, India.
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|Title: ||Ambulatory Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis Treatment Outcomes in a Cohort of HIV-Infected Patients in a Slum Setting in Mumbai, India.|
|Affiliation: ||Médecins Sans Frontières, Mumbai, India.|
|Citation: ||Ambulatory 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 ONE|
|Journal: ||PloS One|
|Issue Date: ||Dec-2011 |
|PubMed ID: ||22145022|
|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.|
|Rights: ||Published by Public Library of Science, http://www.plosone.org/
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|Appears in topics: ||TB|
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