Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . May 6th, 1996Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
TB/HIV Coinfection - CDC Says TB Control Efforts Must Not Lapse
At-Risk Populations (Homelessness) - TB Rate 15 Times Higher in Substance Abusing Homeless
At-Risk Populations (IVDUs) - Isoniazid Prophylaxis Effective in HIV Positive IVDUs
Drug Resistance - 69-bp Fragment in rpoB Gene Predicts Rifampin Resistance
Immunology - New Understanding of Ancient Innate Immune System
International (Europe) - Virulent Tuberculosis Strain Hits Denmark
Pathogenesis - M. tb Replicates within Type II Alveolar Cells.
TB Vaccines - Auxotrophic BCG May Be Useful for At-Risk Populations
TB/HIV Coinfection - Immune Activation Impaired in Lungs of HIV Positive TB Patients
Infection Control - "The Formal and Informal Costs of Tuberculosis in Sierra Leone."
Infection Control (TB) - "Botusa: A New Epi-Info Based Software for Use with IUATLD/WHO TB Registration System."
Infection Control (TB) - "The Follow-Up of the Tuberculous Patients at the Community Tuberculous Centers."
Infection Control (TB) - "The New Brazilian Model for Fighting Tuberculosis Through Science and Technology."
Infection Control (TB) - "Tuberculosis - An Emergency Health Problem in Europe."
Drug Resistance - "Specimen Contamination in Mycobacteriology Laboratory Detected by Pseudo-Outbreak of Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis: Analysis by Routine Epidemiology and Confirmation by Molecular Technique."
Opportunistic Infections - "Natural History of Opportunistic Disease in an HIV-Infected Urban Clinical Cohort."