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TB Notes 2, 2006
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TB Notes Newsletter

No. 2, 2006


Burman W, Benator D, Vernon A, Khan A, Jones B, Silva C, Lahart C, Weis S, King B, Mangura B, Weiner M, El-Sadr W, and Tuberculosis Trials Consortium. Acquired rifamycin resistance with twice-weekly treatment of HIV-related tuberculosis. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Med 2006 Feb 1; 173 (3): 350-6. Epub 2005 Aug 18.

CDC. Tuberculosis control activities after Hurricane Katrina—New Orleans, Louisiana, 2005. MMWR 2006 Mar 31; 55(12): 332-335.

Cattamanchi A, Hopewell P, Gonzalez LC, Osmond DH, Kawamura LM, Daley CL, Jasmer RM. A 13-year molecular epidemiological analysis of tuberculosis in San Francisco. International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease March 2006; 10(3): 297-304(8).

Clark CM, Driver CR, Munsiff SS, Driscoll JR, Kreiswirth BN, Zhao B, et al. Universal genotyping in tuberculosis control program, New York City, 2001–2003. Emerg Infect Dis 2006 May. Available on Internet from

Dewan PK, Grinsdale J, Liska S, Wong E, Fallstad R, Kawamura LM. Feasibility, acceptability, and cost of tuberculosis testing by whole-blood interferon-gamma assay. BMC Infectious Diseases 2006 Mar 15; 6: 47 [online].

Dewan PK, Lal SS, Lonnroth K, Wares F, Uplekar M, Sahu S, Granich R, and Chauhan LS. Improving tuberculosis control through public-private collaboration in India: literature review. BMJ 2006 Mar 11; 332 (7541): 574-8. Epub 2006 Feb 8.

Lee LM, Lobato MN, Buskin SE, Morse A, Costa S.  Low adherence to guidelines for preventing TB among persons with newly diagnosed HIV infection, United StatesThe International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease 2006; 10(2): 209-214.

Lobato MN, Wang YC, Becerra JE, Simone PM, and Castro KG. Improved program activities are associated with decreasing tuberculosis incidence in the United States. Public Health Reports 2006 Mar-Apr; 121(2): 108-15.

Miller TL, Hilsenrath P, Lykens K, McNabb SJN, Moonan PK, and Weis SE. Using cost and health impacts to prioritize the targeted testing of tuberculosis in the United States. Annals of Epidemiology 2006; 16: 305-312.

Roberts C, Lobato M, Bazerman L, Kling R, Reichard A, Hammett T. Tuberculosis prevention and control in large jails: a challenge to tuberculosis education. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2006: 30(2); 125-130.

Sackoff JE, Pfeiffer MR, Driver CR, Streett LS, Munsiff SS, and DeHovitz JA. Tuberculosis prevention for non-US-born pregnant women. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 2006 Feb; 194(2): 451-6.

Shah NS, Harrington T, Huber M, Wellnitz C, Fridrych S, Laserson K, Gonzalez IM, and Ijaz K. Increased reported cases of tuberculosis among children younger than 5 years of age, Maricopa County, Arizona, 2002-2003. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 2006 Feb; 25 (2): 151-5.


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