Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, February 22nd, 1999
"The epidemiological contribution of smear-negative patients to tuberculosis transmission, in a setting where the tuberculosis-control program expends considerable effort on their identification and treatment, has implications for tuberculosis-control strategies in developing countries where such patients are usually overlooked," M.A. Behr and colleagues wrote ("Transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis from Patients Smear-Negative for Acid-Fast...
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