TB Notes Newsletter
No. 2, 2006
NEW CDC PUBLICATIONS
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
CDC. Tuberculosis control activities after Hurricane Katrina—New
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 http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/EID/vol12no05/05-0446.htm.
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
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
States. The International Journal of Tuberculosis
and Lung Disease 2006; 10(2): 209-214.
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;
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):