Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . September 23rd, 1996Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
At-Risk Populations (TB) - Study Finds BCG Slightly Better than Prophylaxis for HCWs
Conference Coverage (Vancouver AIDS Conference) - MDR-TB Not Widespread Among HIV+ in France
Disease Progression (TB) - Patients Can Be Monitored By Tracking Soluble IL-2R(alpha)
Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis - Gen-Probe AMTD Test Useful With Many Specimen Types
Guidelines - Agencies Take Initiatives To Increase Immunizations
Screening (TB) - Amplicor PCR Method Useful in Low Prevalence Areas
Tuberculous Pleurisy - Corticosteroids Add No Benefit in Treating TB Pleurisy
Disease Associations - "Chest Radiologic Patterns in HIV Related Tuberculosis."
Disease Associations - "HIV, Tuberculosis and Syphilis in Nigeria: A Descriptive Study."
Epidemiology (TB) - "BK: A Software for Tuberculosis Surveillance."
Pathogenesis (HIV) - "The Role of IL-6 in HIV-1 and Mycobacterial Co-Infection."
Therapy - "In vitro Activities of Fourteen Antimicrobial Agents Against Drug Susceptible and Resistant Clinical Isolates of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Comparative Intracellular Activities Against the Virulent H37Rv Strain in
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