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Research & Reviews  57,285 results

HIV and the tuberculosis "set point": how HIV impairs alveolar macrophage responses to ...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12977-020-00540-2
Retrovirology Auld SC, Staitieh BS

Sep 24th, 2020 - As HIV has fueled a global resurgence of tuberculosis over the last several decades, there is a growing awareness that HIV-mediated impairments in both innate and adaptive immunity contribute to the heightened risk of tuberculosis in people with H...

68Ga-FAPI and 18F-FDG PET/CT Images in a Patient With Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis Mimic...
https://doi.org/10.1097/RLU.0000000000003279
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Gu B, Luo Z et. al.

Sep 24th, 2020 - Extrapulmonary tuberculosis (TB) is difficult to diagnose. Here, we report a case of extrapulmonary TB in a 68-year-old woman presented with mental fatigue, poor appetite, and weight loss. F-FDG PET/CT revealed elevated F-FDG uptake in the left in...

Factors Associated with Latent Tuberculosis Infection among the Hospital Employees in a...
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17186876
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health; Chanpho P, Chaiear N et. al.

Sep 24th, 2020 - Latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) can develop into tuberculosis (TB). The WHO requires the discovery and management of LTBI among high-risk groups. Health care workers (HCWs) constitute a high-risk group. Factors associated with LTBI among HCWs...

HIV and tuberculosis co-infection among migrants in Portugal: a brief study on their so...
https://doi.org/10.1089/AID.2020.0119
AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses; Tavares A, Pingarilho M et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2020 - HIV and tuberculosis are among the global deadliest diseases. Migrant populations are particularly vulnerable to these infections. Yet, literature is still scarce on the epidemiology of HIV-TB co-infection among migrants. In this study, we charact...

Tuberculosis of the Ankle in a Non-immunocompromised Male: A Case Report and Review of ...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jfas.2020.08.009
The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery : Official Publication of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons; Feiler S, Fuhrmann RA et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2020 - The prevalence and incidence of tuberculosis has declined rapidly in Western Europe during the last century, although a slight increase is being seen due to immigration from countries where tuberculosis is still a common disease. We present a very...

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Guidelines  121 results

Treatment of Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis. An Official ATS/CDC/ERS/IDSA Clinical Practice Guideline
https://www.atsjournals.org/doi/full/10.1164/rccm.201909-1874ST
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine; Payam Nahid et al

Nov 20th, 2019 - The American Thoracic Society, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, European Respiratory Society, and Infectious Diseases Society of America jointly sponsored this new practice guideline on the treatment of drug-resistant tuberculosis ...

Treatment of Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis. An Official ATS/CDC/ERS/IDSA Clinical Practic...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6857485
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine; Nahid P, Mase SR et. al.

Nov 15th, 2019 - Selfish genetic elements that gain a transmission advantage through the destruction of sperm have grave implications for drive male fertility. In the X-linked meiotic drive system (SR) of a stalk-eyed fly, we found that SR males have greatly enlar...

Final Analysis of a Trial of M72/AS01E Vaccine to Prevent Tuberculosis
https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1909953
The New England Journal of Medicine; Tait,D.,et al

Oct 28th, 2019 - BACKGROUND Results of an earlier analysis of a trial of the M72/AS01E candidate vaccine against Mycobacterium tuberculosis showed that in infected adults, the vaccine provided 54.0% protection against active pulmonary tuberculosis disease, without...

Tuberculosis Screening, Testing, and Treatment of U.S. Health Care Personnel: Recommend...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6522077
MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Sosa LE, Njie GJ et. al.

May 17th, 2019 - The 2005 CDC guidelines for preventing Mycobacterium tuberculosis transmission in health care settings include recommendations for baseline tuberculosis (TB) screening of all U.S. health care personnel and annual testing for health care personnel ...

Infection and Lupus: Which Causes Which?
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11926-016-0561-4
Current Rheumatology Reports; Doaty,S.,et al

Mar 6th, 2019 - Infection is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality among patients with systemic lupus erythematous (SLE). Dysfunction of the innate and adaptive immune systems increases the risk of infection in patients with SLE. Infectious agents have also ...

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Drugs  239 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  58,373 results

HIV and the tuberculosis "set point": how HIV impairs alveolar macrophage responses to ...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12977-020-00540-2
Retrovirology Auld SC, Staitieh BS

Sep 24th, 2020 - As HIV has fueled a global resurgence of tuberculosis over the last several decades, there is a growing awareness that HIV-mediated impairments in both innate and adaptive immunity contribute to the heightened risk of tuberculosis in people with H...

68Ga-FAPI and 18F-FDG PET/CT Images in a Patient With Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis Mimic...
https://doi.org/10.1097/RLU.0000000000003279
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Gu B, Luo Z et. al.

Sep 24th, 2020 - Extrapulmonary tuberculosis (TB) is difficult to diagnose. Here, we report a case of extrapulmonary TB in a 68-year-old woman presented with mental fatigue, poor appetite, and weight loss. F-FDG PET/CT revealed elevated F-FDG uptake in the left in...

Factors Associated with Latent Tuberculosis Infection among the Hospital Employees in a...
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17186876
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health; Chanpho P, Chaiear N et. al.

Sep 24th, 2020 - Latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) can develop into tuberculosis (TB). The WHO requires the discovery and management of LTBI among high-risk groups. Health care workers (HCWs) constitute a high-risk group. Factors associated with LTBI among HCWs...

HIV and tuberculosis co-infection among migrants in Portugal: a brief study on their so...
https://doi.org/10.1089/AID.2020.0119
AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses; Tavares A, Pingarilho M et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2020 - HIV and tuberculosis are among the global deadliest diseases. Migrant populations are particularly vulnerable to these infections. Yet, literature is still scarce on the epidemiology of HIV-TB co-infection among migrants. In this study, we charact...

Tuberculosis of the Ankle in a Non-immunocompromised Male: A Case Report and Review of ...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jfas.2020.08.009
The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery : Official Publication of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons; Feiler S, Fuhrmann RA et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2020 - The prevalence and incidence of tuberculosis has declined rapidly in Western Europe during the last century, although a slight increase is being seen due to immigration from countries where tuberculosis is still a common disease. We present a very...

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News  1,157 results

Study predicts surge in HIV, TB and malaria deaths amid COVID-19 pandemic
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-diseases/study-predicts-surge-in-hiv-tb-and-malaria-deaths-amid-covid-19-pandemic-idUSKCN24E2YC

Jul 13th, 2020 - LONDON (Reuters) - Deaths from HIV, tuberculosis and malaria could surge in poor and middle-income countries as already weak health systems grapple with severe disruptions from the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a predictive study published on Mo...

Tuberculosis vaccine may be limiting COVID-19 deaths; dormitory screening urged
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-science/tuberculosis-vaccine-may-be-limiting-covid-19-deaths-dormitory-screening-urged-idUSKBN24B2RM

Jul 10th, 2020 - (Reuters) - The following is a brief roundup of some of the latest scientific studies on the novel coronavirus and efforts to find treatments and vaccines for COVID-19, the illness caused by the virus. FILE PHOTO: The ultrastructural morphology ex...

Johnson & Johnson cuts price of TB drug bedaquiline in poorer countries
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-johnson-johnson-tuberculosis/johnson-johnson-cuts-price-of-tb-drug-bedaquiline-in-poorer-countries-idUSKBN247210

Jul 6th, 2020 - FILE PHOTO: A Johnson & Johnson building is shown in Irvine, California, U.S., January 24, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo (Reuters) - Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) said on Monday it was slashing the price of its version of tuberculosis drug bedaq...

Experts urge smokers and tobacco firms to quit for COVID-19
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-tobacco/experts-urge-smokers-and-tobacco-firms-to-quit-for-covid-19-idUSKBN21O1KG

Apr 6th, 2020 - FILE PHOTO: A woman smokes a cigarette while wearing a mask, as the number of coronavirus cases grow around the world, in central London, Britain March 14, 2020. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez LONDON (Reuters) - Health experts on Monday urged smokers to q...

Explainer: How an old tuberculosis vaccine might help fight the new coronavirus
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-tbvaccine-explaine/explainer-how-an-old-tuberculosis-vaccine-might-help-fight-the-new-coronavirus-idUSKBN21K372

Apr 2nd, 2020 - (Reuters) - There is no vaccine against the novel coronavirus, called SARS-CoV-2, that is spreading rapidly around the world. But scientists in several countries are testing a century-old tuberculosis (TB) vaccine to see if it might boost the immu...

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Patient Education  23 results see all →