Diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in a pastoralist population in Ethiopia: are three sputum specimens needed?

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/302752
Title:
Diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in a pastoralist population in Ethiopia: are three sputum specimens needed?
Authors:
Khogali, M; Tayler-Smith, K; Zachariah, R; Gbane, M; Zimble, S; Weyeyso, T; Harries, A D
Journal:
Tropical Medicine & International Health
Abstract:
To assess the number of sputum specimens necessary for a reliable diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis (PTB) in a pastoralist population in Ethiopia.
Affiliation:
Medecins sans Frontieres - Medical Department (Operational research Unit/Operations), Operational centre Brussels, MSF, Luxembourg, Luxembourg. Mohammed.Khogali@gmail.com
Publisher:
Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Issue Date:
18-May-2013
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/302752
DOI:
10.1111/tmi.12082
PubMed ID:
23437768
Language:
en
ISSN:
1365-3156
Appears in Collections:
TB

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorKhogali, Men_GB
dc.contributor.authorTayler-Smith, Ken_GB
dc.contributor.authorZachariah, Ren_GB
dc.contributor.authorGbane, Men_GB
dc.contributor.authorZimble, Sen_GB
dc.contributor.authorWeyeyso, Ten_GB
dc.contributor.authorHarries, A Den_GB
dc.date.accessioned2013-10-04T19:48:26Z-
dc.date.available2013-10-04T19:48:26Z-
dc.date.issued2013-05-18-
dc.identifier.citationDiagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in a pastoralist population in Ethiopia: are three sputum specimens needed? 2013, 18 (5):632-5 Trop. Med. Int. Healthen_GB
dc.identifier.issn1365-3156-
dc.identifier.pmid23437768-
dc.identifier.doi10.1111/tmi.12082-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/302752-
dc.description.abstractTo assess the number of sputum specimens necessary for a reliable diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis (PTB) in a pastoralist population in Ethiopia.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherBlackwell Publishing Ltden_GB
dc.rightsArchived on this site with the kind permission of Wiley-Blackwell, [url]http://www.blackwell-synergy.com/loi/tmi[/url]en_GB
dc.subjectTuberculosisen_GB
dc.subjectDiagnosticsen_GB
dc.subject.meshAdolescenten_GB
dc.subject.meshAdulten_GB
dc.subject.meshCross-Sectional Studiesen_GB
dc.subject.meshEthiopiaen_GB
dc.subject.meshFemaleen_GB
dc.subject.meshHumansen_GB
dc.subject.meshMaleen_GB
dc.subject.meshMiddle Ageden_GB
dc.subject.meshRetrospective Studiesen_GB
dc.subject.meshRural Populationen_GB
dc.subject.meshSensitivity and Specificityen_GB
dc.subject.meshSputumen_GB
dc.subject.meshTuberculosis, Pulmonaryen_GB
dc.subject.meshYoung Adulten_GB
dc.titleDiagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in a pastoralist population in Ethiopia: are three sputum specimens needed?en
dc.contributor.departmentMedecins sans Frontieres - Medical Department (Operational research Unit/Operations), Operational centre Brussels, MSF, Luxembourg, Luxembourg. Mohammed.Khogali@gmail.comen_GB
dc.identifier.journalTropical Medicine & International Healthen_GB

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