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Research & Reviews  451 results

Global progress and gaps in tuberculosis screening and treatment among people with HIV:...
https://doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0000000000002855
AIDS (London, England); Peterson M, Sarita Shah N et. al.

May 4th, 2021 - Global progress and gaps in tuberculosis screening and treatment among people with HIV: experience from 32 countries.|2021|Peterson M,Sarita Shah N,Smith-Jeffcoat SE,Nichols C,Fukunaga R,|

eNose-TB: A trial study protocol of electronic nose for tuberculosis screening in Indon...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8059810
PloS One; Saktiawati AMI, Triyana K et. al.

Apr 21st, 2021 - Even though conceptually, Tuberculosis (TB) is almost always curable, it is currently the world's leading infectious killer. Patients with pulmonary TB are the source of transmission. Approximately 23% of the world's population is believed to be l...

Blood transcriptomic biomarkers for tuberculosis screening: time to redefine our target...
https://doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(21)00088-7
The Lancet. Global Health; Kumar Gupta R, Noursadeghi M

Apr 16th, 2021 - Blood transcriptomic biomarkers for tuberculosis screening: time to redefine our target populations?|2021|Kumar Gupta R,Noursadeghi M,|

Development and performance of CUHAS-ROBUST application for pulmonary rifampicin-resist...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7993842
PloS One; Herman B, Sirichokchatchawan W et. al.

Mar 25th, 2021 - Diagnosis of Pulmonary Rifampicin Resistant Tuberculosis (RR-TB) with the Drug-Susceptibility Test (DST) is costly and time-consuming. Furthermore, GeneXpert for rapid diagnosis is not widely available in Indonesia. This study aims to develop and ...

'A double-edged sword': Perceived benefits and harms of active case-finding for people ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7951804
PloS One; Biermann O, Klüppelberg R et. al.

Mar 11th, 2021 - Active case-finding (ACF), also referred to as community-based tuberculosis screening, is a component of the World Health Organization's End TB Strategy. ACF has potential benefits but also harms, which need to be carefully assessed when developin...

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Guidelines  9 results

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 ...

Cough Due to TB and Other Chronic Infections.CHEST Guideline and Expert Panel Report: AACP G...
http://journal.chestnet.org/article/S0012-3692(17)33131-8/fulltext
Stephen K. Field, MD

Jan 31st, 2018 - CHEST Guideline and Expert Panel Report describing recommendations for cough due to TB and other chronic infections.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria Imaging of Possible Tuberculosis
https://www.jacr.org/article/S1546-1440(17)30202-8/fulltext
Ravenel, J.

Apr 30th, 2017 - Pulmonary tuberculosis remains a major cause of disease worldwide and an important public health hazard in the United States. The imaging evaluation depends to a large degree on clinical symptoms and whether active disease is suspected or a subjec.

Diagnosis of Tuberculosis in Adults and Children
http://www.thoracic.org/statements/resources/tb-opi/diagnosis-of-tuberculosis-in-adults-and-children.PDF
David M. Lewinsohn

Jan 14th, 2017 - These guidelines are not intended to impose a standard of care. They provide the basis for rational decisions in the diagnosis of tuberculosis in the context of the existing evidence.

Official American Thoracic Society/Infectious Diseases Society of America/Centers for Diseas...
https://academic.oup.com/cid/article/64/2/e1/2629583
David M. Lewinsohn

Dec 7th, 2016 - Twenty-three evidence-based recommendations about diagnostic testing for latent tuberculosis infection, pulmonary tuberculosis, and extrapulmonary tuberculosis are provided. Six of the recommendations are strong, whereas the remaining 17 are condi.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  473 results

Global progress and gaps in tuberculosis screening and treatment among people with HIV:...
https://doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0000000000002855
AIDS (London, England); Peterson M, Sarita Shah N et. al.

May 4th, 2021 - Global progress and gaps in tuberculosis screening and treatment among people with HIV: experience from 32 countries.|2021|Peterson M,Sarita Shah N,Smith-Jeffcoat SE,Nichols C,Fukunaga R,|

eNose-TB: A trial study protocol of electronic nose for tuberculosis screening in Indon...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8059810
PloS One; Saktiawati AMI, Triyana K et. al.

Apr 21st, 2021 - Even though conceptually, Tuberculosis (TB) is almost always curable, it is currently the world's leading infectious killer. Patients with pulmonary TB are the source of transmission. Approximately 23% of the world's population is believed to be l...

Blood transcriptomic biomarkers for tuberculosis screening: time to redefine our target...
https://doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(21)00088-7
The Lancet. Global Health; Kumar Gupta R, Noursadeghi M

Apr 16th, 2021 - Blood transcriptomic biomarkers for tuberculosis screening: time to redefine our target populations?|2021|Kumar Gupta R,Noursadeghi M,|

Development and performance of CUHAS-ROBUST application for pulmonary rifampicin-resist...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7993842
PloS One; Herman B, Sirichokchatchawan W et. al.

Mar 25th, 2021 - Diagnosis of Pulmonary Rifampicin Resistant Tuberculosis (RR-TB) with the Drug-Susceptibility Test (DST) is costly and time-consuming. Furthermore, GeneXpert for rapid diagnosis is not widely available in Indonesia. This study aims to develop and ...

'A double-edged sword': Perceived benefits and harms of active case-finding for people ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7951804
PloS One; Biermann O, Klüppelberg R et. al.

Mar 11th, 2021 - Active case-finding (ACF), also referred to as community-based tuberculosis screening, is a component of the World Health Organization's End TB Strategy. ACF has potential benefits but also harms, which need to be carefully assessed when developin...

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News  13 results

Methotrexate Users Need Tuberculosis Tests in High-TB Areas
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/940564

Nov 6th, 2020 - People taking even low-dose methotrexate need tuberculosis screening and ongoing clinical care if they live in areas where TB is common, results of a study presented at ACR Convergence 2020 suggests. Coauthor Carol Hitchon, MD, MSc, a rheumatologi...

Many U.S. Kids With TB Don't Fit the Profile
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/tuberculosis/81768

Aug 23rd, 2019 - A third of tuberculosis cases in children and adolescents diagnosed in the U.S. occurred outside groups currently identified for tuberculosis screening, researchers found. Of these cases, 21% did not meet current guidelines for testing, but had on...

Strong Evidence for Tuberculosis Screening Before Psoriasis, PsA Biologic Therapy
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/102073/dermatology/strong-evidence-tuberculosis-screening-psoriasis-psa
Bianca Nogrady

Aug 13th, 2015 - Tuberculosis is the only condition in patients with psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis who are being treated with systemic biologic agents for which there is strong evidence in favor of baseline screening, according to a literature review. Analysis.

Strong evidence for tuberculosis screening before psoriasis, PsA biologic therapy
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/101915/psoriatic-arthritis/strong-evidence-tuberculosis-screening-psoriasis
Bianca Nogrady

Aug 13th, 2015 - Tuberculosis is the only condition in patients with psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis who are being treated with systemic biologic agents for which there is strong evidence in favor of baseline screening, according to a literature review. Analysis.

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