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TB Notes 3, 2001

New CDC Publications

Alonso-Echanove J, Granich RM, Laszlo A, Chu G, Borja N, Blas R, Olortegui A, Binkin NJ, and Jarvis WR. Occupational transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis to health care workers in a university hospital in Lima, Peru. Clin Infect Dis 2001; 33: 589-596.

Bock N, Rogers T, Tapia JR, Herron GD, DeVoe B, Geiter LJ. Acceptability of short-course rifampin and pyrazinamide treatment of latent tuberculosis infection among jail inmates. Chest 2001; 119(3): 833-37.

Braden CR, Morlock GP, Woodley CL, Johnson KR, Colombel AC, Cave MD, Yang Z, Valway SE, Onorato IM, and Crawford JT. Simultaneous infection with multiple strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Clin Infect Dis 2001; 33: e42-e47. 

CDC. Update: Fatal and severe liver injuries associated with rifampin and pyrazinamide for latent tuberculosis infection, and revisions in American Thoracic Society/ CDC recommendations — United States, 2001. MMWR 2001; 50(34): 733-752.

Espinal MA, Laserson K, Camacho M, et al. Determinants of drug-resistant tuberculosis: analysis of 11 countries. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2001; 5(10): 887-893.

LoBue PA, Moser K, Catanzaro A. Management of tuberculosis in San Diego County: a survey of physicians’ knowledge, attitudes, and practices. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2001; 5 (10): 933-938.

Mazurek GH, LoBue PA, Daley CL, et al. Comparison of a whole-blood interferon gamma assay with tuberculin skin testing for detecting latent Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection. JAMA 2001; 286(14): 1740-1747.

Saiman L, Aronson J, Zhou J, Gomez-Duarte C, San Gabriel P, Alonso M, Maloney S, Schulte J. Prevalence of infectious diseases among internationally adopted children. Pediatrics 2001; 108(3): 608-612.

The Tuberculosis Trials Consortium: A model for clinical trials collaborations. Public Health Reports 2001(Supplement 1); 116: 41-49.


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