Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, June 12th, 1995
The cure rate of MDR-TB patients increased from 56 percent between 1973 and 1983 to 85 percent between 1983-1993, National Jewish Center (NJC) researcher Michael Iseman revealed at the 1995 American Thoracic Society/American Lung Association International Conference, held May 20-24, 1995, in Seattle, Washington.
From 1983 to 1993, 140 patients with drug-resistant pulmonary TB were treated at NJC. Of these...
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