Xpert(®) MTB/RIF for Detection of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis From Frozen String and Induced Sputum Sediments

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/618774
Title:
Xpert(®) MTB/RIF for Detection of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis From Frozen String and Induced Sputum Sediments
Authors:
Atwebembeire, J; Orikiriza, P; Bonnet, M; Atwine, D; Katawera, V; Nansumba, M; Nyehangane, D; Bazira, J; Mwanga-Amumpaire, J; Byarugaba, F; Boum, Y
Journal:
The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease: the official Journal of the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease
Abstract:
Although it is now widely used for tuberculosis (TB) diagnosis, Xpert(®) MTB/RIF availability remains inadequate in low-resource settings. Moreover, its accuracy in testing stored samples from non-expectorating patients has not been evaluated.
Publisher:
International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease
Issue Date:
1-Aug-2016
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/618774
DOI:
10.5588/ijtld.15.0691
PubMed ID:
27393548
Submitted date:
2017-01-19
Language:
en
ISSN:
1815-7920
Appears in Collections:
TB

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dc.contributor.authorAtwebembeire, Jen
dc.contributor.authorOrikiriza, Pen
dc.contributor.authorBonnet, Men
dc.contributor.authorAtwine, Den
dc.contributor.authorKatawera, Ven
dc.contributor.authorNansumba, Men
dc.contributor.authorNyehangane, Den
dc.contributor.authorBazira, Jen
dc.contributor.authorMwanga-Amumpaire, Jen
dc.contributor.authorByarugaba, Fen
dc.contributor.authorBoum, Yen
dc.date.accessioned2017-01-25T16:22:58Z-
dc.date.available2017-01-25T16:22:58Z-
dc.date.issued2016-08-01-
dc.date.submitted2017-01-19-
dc.identifier.citationXpert(®) MTB/RIF for Detection of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis From Frozen String and Induced Sputum Sediments. 2016, 20 (8):1113-7 Int. J. Tuberc. Lung Dis.en
dc.identifier.issn1815-7920-
dc.identifier.pmid27393548-
dc.identifier.doi10.5588/ijtld.15.0691-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/618774-
dc.description.abstractAlthough it is now widely used for tuberculosis (TB) diagnosis, Xpert(®) MTB/RIF availability remains inadequate in low-resource settings. Moreover, its accuracy in testing stored samples from non-expectorating patients has not been evaluated.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherInternational Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Diseaseen
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease : the official Journal of the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Diseaseen
dc.titleXpert(®) MTB/RIF for Detection of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis From Frozen String and Induced Sputum Sedimentsen
dc.identifier.journalThe International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease: the official Journal of the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Diseaseen

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