The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease publishes articles on all aspects of lung health, including public health-related issues such as training programmes, cost-benefit analysis, legislation, epidemiology, intervention studies and health systems research. The IJTLD is dedicated to the continuing education of physicians and health personnel and the dissemination of information on tuberculosis and lung health world-wide.

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Publisher: International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease

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Volume 12, Number 3, March 2008

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Editorial

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Free Content The best practice manual for nurses, long overdue [Editorial]
pp. 230-230(1)
Author: Enarson, Donald A.

Regular Papers

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Free Content Ethical challenges in TB control in the era of XDR-TB [Unresolved issues]
pp. 231-235(5)
Authors: Selgelid, M. J.; Kelly, P. M.; Sleigh, A.

Invited paper

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Regular Papers

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Free Content Annual risk of tuberculosis infection in West Sumatra Province, Indonesia
pp. 255-261(7)
Authors: Bachtiar, A.; Miko, T. Y.; Machmud, R.; Besral; Yudarini; Basri, C.; Mehta, F.; Chadha, V. K.; Loprang, F.; Manissero, D.; Palupi, K. R.; Jitendra, R.

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Free Content The role of Vδ2+T-cells in patients with active Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection and tuberculin anergy
pp. 262-268(7)
Authors: Szereday, L.; Baliko, Z.; Szekeres-Bartho, J.

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Free Content Accuracy of an interferon-γ release assay to detect active pulmonary and extra-pulmonary tuberculosis
pp. 269-274(6)
Authors: Nishimura, T.; Hasegawa, N.; Mori, M.; Takebayashi, T.; Harada, N.; Higuchi, K.; Tasaka, S.; Ishizaka, A.

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Free Content Low cost in-house PCR for the routine diagnosis of extra-pulmonary tuberculosis
pp. 275-280(6)
Authors: Magana-Arachchi, D.; Perera, J.; Gamage, S.; Chandrasekharan, V.

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Free Content Early and late tuberculosis risks among close contacts in Hong Kong
pp. 281-287(7)
Authors: Lee, M. S-N.; Leung, C-C.; Kam, K-M.; Wong, M-Y.; Leung, M. C-M.; Tam, C-M.; Leung, E. C-C.

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Free Content The effect of geographical distance on TB patient delays in a mountainous province of China
pp. 288-293(6)
Authors: Lin, X.; Chongsuvivatwong, V.; Geater, A.; Lijuan, R.

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Free Content Making pragmatic sense of data in the tuberculosis laboratory register
pp. 294-300(7)
Authors: Mabaera, B.; Lauritsen, J. M.; Katamba, A.; Laticevschi, D.; Naranbat, N.; Rieder, H. L.

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Free Content Determining the cost of tuberculosis case management in a low-incidence state
pp. 301-307(7)
Authors: Rubado, D. J.; Choi, D.; Becker, T.; Winthrop, K.; Schafer, S.

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Free Content Estimating tuberculosis case mortality in England and Wales, 2001–2002
pp. 308-313(6)
Authors: Crofts, J. P.; Pebody, R.; Grant, A.; Watson, J. M.; Abubakar, I.

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Free Content Hypoadrenalism is not associated with early mortality during tuberculosis treatment in Malawi
pp. 314-318(5)
Authors: Beadsworth, M. B. J.; van Oosterhout, J. J.; Diver, M. J.; Faragher, E. B.; Shenkin, A.; Mwandumba, H. C.; Khoo, S.; O'Dempsey, T.; Squire, S. B.; Zijlstra, E. E.

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Free Content Prevalence of primary multidrug resistance to anti-tuberculosis drugs in Pakistan
pp. 326-331(6)
Authors: Javaid, A.; Hasan, R.; Zafar, A.; Ghafoor, A.; Pathan, A. J.; Rab, A.; Sadiq, A.; Akram, C. M.; Burki, I.; Shah, K.; Ansari, M.; Rizvi, N.; Khan, S. U.; Awan, S. R.; Syed, Z. A.; Iqbal, Z. H.; Shaheen, Z.; ur Rehman, N.

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Free Content Microscopic-observation drug susceptibility assay provides rapid and reliable identification of MDR-TB
pp. 332-337(6)
Authors: Ejigu, G. S.; Woldeamanuel, Y.; Shah, N. S.; Gebyehu, M.; Selassie, A.; Lemma, E.

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Free Content Molecular genetics of drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates in Finland, 1995–2004
pp. 338-343(6)
Authors: Marttila, H. J.; Mäkinen, J.; Marjamäki, M.; Ruutu, P.; Soini, H.

Letter paper

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