Effectiveness and safety of 20+ months treatment regimen for Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis in Manzini Region, Swaziland

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/619229
Title:
Effectiveness and safety of 20+ months treatment regimen for Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis in Manzini Region, Swaziland
Authors:
Verdecchia, Maria
Abstract:
Objectives Primary:  To describe outcomes of all patients started on the national MDR-TB treatment protocol in Matsapha & Mankayane by the MSF Manzini Project, Swaziland since its inception in 2011. Secondary:  To identify any difference in outcomes between HIV-co-infected and non-co-infected MDR-TB patients.  To identify risk factors associated with poor outcomes (loss to follow up, treatment failure and death).  To evaluate time to culture conversion.  To evaluate time to poor outcomes (loss to follow up, treatment failure and death).
Affiliation:
MSF-OCA
Issue Date:
Jul-2018
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/619229
Type:
Other
Language:
en
Description:
Research Protocol
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dc.contributor.authorVerdecchia, Mariaen
dc.date.accessioned2018-07-30T12:16:30Z-
dc.date.available2018-07-30T12:16:30Z-
dc.date.issued2018-07-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/619229-
dc.descriptionResearch Protocolen
dc.description.abstractObjectives Primary:  To describe outcomes of all patients started on the national MDR-TB treatment protocol in Matsapha & Mankayane by the MSF Manzini Project, Swaziland since its inception in 2011. Secondary:  To identify any difference in outcomes between HIV-co-infected and non-co-infected MDR-TB patients.  To identify risk factors associated with poor outcomes (loss to follow up, treatment failure and death).  To evaluate time to culture conversion.  To evaluate time to poor outcomes (loss to follow up, treatment failure and death).en
dc.language.isoenen
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dc.subject20+ month treatmenten
dc.subjectMultidrug resistant TBen
dc.subjectManzinien
dc.subjectSwazilanden
dc.titleEffectiveness and safety of 20+ months treatment regimen for Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis in Manzini Region, Swazilanden
dc.typeOtheren
dc.contributor.departmentMSF-OCAen
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