Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, May 30th, 2006
"In August 2005, the World Health Organization declared the tuberculosis (TB) epidemic in Africa to be a regional emergency. Current TB-control measures are failing, largely as a result of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) epidemic," investigators in South Africa report.
According to S.D. Lawn and colleagues at the University of Cape Town, "Evaluation of additional control interventions requires detailed understanding of the epidemiological relationship between these...
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