Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, April 20th, 2003
A new pilot project between the United States and Mexico, being launched in El Paso, Texas, and Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico, will help counter this trend but much more remains to be done, according to the American Lung Association.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released provisional data for 2002, showing there were 15,078 new TB cases reported in the United States last year, a decrease of 5.7% from 2001 and a 43.5% decrease from the peak of...
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