Skip to main content

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.

Certain IJTLD articles are selected for translation into French, Spanish, Chinese or Russian. They are available on the Union website

Publisher: International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease

More about this publication?
Volume 13, Number 5, May 2009

Editorial

Free Content The challenge of making cost-effective asthma therapy available [Editorial]
pp. 545-545(1)
Authors: FitzGerald, J. Mark; Marra, Carlo

Favourites:
ADD

Free Content World Asthma Day, 5 May 2009 [Editorial note]
pp. 546-546(1)
Authors: Bissell, Karen; Macé, Cécile

Favourites:
ADD

Free Content World No Tobacco Day: a picture paints a thousand words [Editorial]
pp. 547-547(1)
Authors: Selin, Heather; Jones, Sinéad

Favourites:
ADD

Invited paper

Favourites:
ADD

Free Content Informed patient consent for defaulter tracing: should we obtain it? [Unresolved issues]
pp. 551-555(5)
Authors: Ohkado, A.; Sugiyama, T.; Murakami, K.; Ishikawa, N.; Borgdorff, M.; van Cleeff, M.; Gondrie, P.; Trébucq, A.; Ngamvithayapong-Yanai, J.; Kantipong, P.; Moolphate, S.; Luangjina, S.; Weil, D. E. C.; Zignol, M.; Raviglione, M. C.; Enarson, D. A.; Harries, A. D.

Favourites:
ADD

Review article

Free Content Targeting human macrophages for enhanced killing of intracellular XDR-TB and MDR-TB [Review article]
pp. 569-573(5)
Authors: Martins, M.; Viveiros, M.; Couto, I.; Amaral, L.

Favourites:
ADD

Regular Papers

Favourites:
ADD

Free Content Health-related quality of life among Koreans with chronic respiratory disease
pp. 580-586(7)
Authors: Oh, E. G.; Bang, S-Y.; Kim, Y-S.; Park, M-S.; Kim, S-K.

Favourites:
ADD

Free Content Oxygen for treatment of severe pneumonia in The Gambia, West Africa: a situational analysis
pp. 587-593(7)
Authors: Hill, S. E.; Njie, O.; Sanneh, M.; Jallow, M.; Peel, D.; Njie, M.; Weber, M.; Hill, P. C.; Adegbola, R. A.; Howie, S. R. C.

Favourites:
ADD

Free Content Survival and predictors of outcomes in non-HIV-infected patients with extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis
pp. 594-600(7)
Authors: Jeon, D. S.; Kim, D. H.; Kang, H. S.; Hwang, S. H.; Min, J. H.; Kim, J. H.; Sung, N. M.; Carroll, M. W.; Park, S. K.

Favourites:
ADD

Free Content Glutaraldehyde test for rapid diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis
pp. 601-605(5)
Authors: Alavi-Naini, R.; Hashemi, M.; Mohagegh-Montazeri, M.; Sharifi-Mood, B.; Naderi, M.

Favourites:
ADD

Free Content External quality assessment of sputum smear microscopy in Taiwan
pp. 606-612(7)
Authors: Wu, M-H.; Chiang, C-Y.; Jou, R.; Chang, S-Y.; Luh, K-T.

Favourites:
ADD

Free Content Sputum, sex and scanty smears: new case definition may reduce sex disparities in smear-positive tuberculosis
pp. 613-619(7)
Authors: Ramsay, A.; Bonnet, M.; Gagnidze, L.; Githui, W.; Varaine, F.; Guérin, P. J.

Favourites:
ADD

Free Content Risk factors for extra-pulmonary tuberculosis compared to pulmonary tuberculosis
pp. 620-625(6)
Authors: Lin, J. N.; Lai, C. H.; Chen, Y. H.; Lee, S. S. J.; Tsai, S. S.; Huang, C. K.; Chung, H. C.; Liang, S. H.; Lin, H. H.

Favourites:
ADD

Free Content High prevalence of latent tuberculosis infection among injection drug users in Tijuana, Mexico
pp. 626-632(7)
Authors: Garfein, R. S.; Lozada, R.; Liu, L.; Laniado-Laborin, R.; Rodwell, T. C.; Deiss, R.; Alvelais, J.; Catanzaro, A.; Chiles, P. G.; Strathdee, S. A.

Favourites:
ADD

Free Content Combined use of QuantiFERON®-TB Gold assay and chest computed tomography in a tuberculosis outbreak
pp. 633-639(7)
Authors: Lew, W. J.; Jung, Y. J.; Song, J-W.; Jang, Y. M.; Kim, H-J.; Oh, Y-M.; Lee, S. D.; Kim, W. S.; Kim, D. S.; Kim, W. D.; Shim, T. S.

Favourites:
ADD

Free Content The risk of occupational tuberculosis in Serbian health care workers
pp. 640-644(5)
Authors: Skodric-Trifunovic, V.; Markovic-Denic, L.; Nagorni-Obradovic, L.; Vlajinac, H.; Woeltje, K. F.

Favourites:
ADD

Free Content The impact of immigration on tuberculosis rates in the United Kingdom compared with other European countries
pp. 645-651(7)
Authors: Gilbert, R. L.; Antoine, D.; French, C. E.; Abubakar, I.; Watson, J. M.; Jones, J. A.

Favourites:
ADD

Free Content Primary and secondary tuberculosis preventive treatment in HIV clinics: simulating alternative strategies
pp. 652-658(7)
Authors: Basu, S.; Maru, D.; Poolman, E.; Galvani, A.

Favourites:
ADD

Short communication

Free Content Clinical diagnosis of tuberculosis by specialists and non-specialists [Notes from the field]
pp. 659-661(3)
Authors: Lam, P. K.; LoBue, P. A.; Catanzaro, A.

Favourites:
ADD

Free Content Reactive nitrogen intermediate susceptibility of Mycobacterium tuberculosis genotypes in an urban setting [Short communication]
pp. 665-668(4)
Authors: Inumaru, V. T. G.; Nogueira, P. A.; Butuem, I. V.; Riley, L. W.; Ferrazoli, L.

Favourites:
ADD

The lighter side

Free Content XDR, XDR burning bright [The lighter side]
pp. 669-669(1)
Author: Hayden, Chris

Favourites:
ADD

Letter paper

Favourites:
ADD

  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more