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A minority of tuberculosis cases occurring during HIV care is possibly preventable

L Skeie, T Skrede, A Maeland

Abstract


Background: It is often recommended to test patients presenting for HIV care for tuberculin skin test reactivity at the initial visit if they have a prior stay in tuberculosis-endemic areas.

Supplement: Abstracts of the Tenth International Congress on Drug Therapy in HIV Infection http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1758-2652-13-S4-info.pdf

Conference: Tenth International Congress on Drug Therapy in HIV Infection 7-11 November 2010 Glasgow, UK

(Published: 8 November 2010)

doi:10.1186/1758-2652-13-S4-P194

Cite this article as: Skeie et al.: A minority of tuberculosis cases occurring during HIV care is possibly preventable. Journal of the International AIDS Society 2010 13(Suppl 4):P194.

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PubMed Central: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3112976/




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