Rapid diagnosis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection and drug susceptibility testing.

TitleRapid diagnosis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection and drug susceptibility testing.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsWilson ML
JournalArchives of pathology & laboratory medicine
Volume137
Issue6
Pagination812-9
Date Published2013 Jun
Abstract

The global control of tuberculosis remains a challenge from the standpoint of diagnosis, detection of drug resistance, and treatment. This is an area of special concern to the health of women and children, particularly in regions of the world with high infant mortality rates and where women have limited access to health care.

DOI10.1523/JNEUROSCI.5831-12.2013
Alternate JournalArch. Pathol. Lab. Med.