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Antituberculosis drug resistance patterns in adults with tuberculous meningitis: results of haydarpasa-iv study
(BIOMED CENTRAL LTD, 2015)
Background: Tuberculous meningitis (TBM) caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis resistant to antituberculosis drugs is an increasingly common clinical problem. This study aimed to evaluate drug resistance profiles of TBM ...
Comparison of brucellar and tuberculous spondylodiscitis patients: results of the multicenter "Backbone-1 Study"
(ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, 2015)
BACKGROUND CONTEXT: No direct comparison between brucellar spondylodiscitis (BSD) and tuberculous spondylodiscitis (TSD) exists in the literature. PURPOSE: This study aimed to compare directly the clinical features, ...
Stigma of tuberculosis scale: validity and reliability
(TURKISH ASSOC TUBERCULOSIS & THORAX, 2015)
Introduction: In many health conditions, stigma is receiving increasing attention. Public stigmatization toward social illness can affect particularly the patients and family memberships to help seeking behavior and ...
Comparison of Tuberculin Skin Test, IFN-gamma Assay, Real Time PCR and Lateral Flow Rapid Test in Diagnosis of Field Outbreaks of Bovine Tuberculosis
(KAFKAS UNIV, VETERINER FAKULTESI DERGISI, 2015)
Bovine tuberculosis is an important zoonotic disease transmitted by direct contact, respiratory pathway, ingestion of unpasteurised milk and milk product, raw or undercooked meat. Tuberculosis can be difficult to diagnose ...
Hamsi scoring in the prediction of unfavorable outcomes from tuberculous meningitis: results of Haydarpasa-II study
(SPRINGER HEIDELBERG, 2015)
Predicting unfavorable outcome is of paramount importance in clinical decision making. Accordingly, we designed this multinational study, which provided the largest case series of tuberculous meningitis (TBM). 43 centers ...