Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . October 11th, 1999Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Therapy (TB) - Persistently Positive AFB May Not Mean Treatment Failure
At-Risk Populations - TB Screening Needed at Dialysis Centers
Diagnostics (TB) - Spotting TB in HIV+ Children Still Tricky
Drug Resistance (TB) - MDR-TB Reported in Czech Republic
Infection Control (TB) - National TB Containment Programs Needed in Africa
Influenza (Epidemiology) - New Flu Variant Circulating in Hong Kong
Technology - Video-Assisted Surgery Has Improved TB Treatment
Industry News (Meningitis Vaccine) - Meningitis Vaccine Produces Immunologic Memory after Single Toddler Dose
Influenza Vaccine - Content of 2000 Southern Hemisphere Flu Vaccine Decided
Pneumonia Vaccine - New Vaccine Reduces Pneumonia Risk in Children
Mycobacteria (Immunopathogenesis) - "Different Types of Pulmonary Granuloma Necrosis in Immunocompetent vs. TNFRp55-Gene-Deficient Mice Aerogenically Infected With Highly Virulent Mycobacterium avium."
Tuberculosis (Drug Resistance) - "Emergence of Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis in a Community-Based Directly Observed Treatment Programme in Rural South Africa."
Tuberculosis (Extrapulmonary) - "Obstetrical Outcomes Among Women With Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis."
Tuberculosis (Traditional Healers) - "Traditional Healers as Tuberculosis Treatment Supervisors: Precedent and Potential."
Tuberculous Meningitis - "A Diagnostic Rule for Tuberculous Meningitis."
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