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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Volume 14, Number 5, May 2010

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Editorial

Invited paper

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Free Content Preventing the next generation of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis [Unresolved issues]
pp. 525-527(3)
Authors: Ben Amor, Y.; Day, M. S.; Schluger, N. W.

Regular Papers

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Free Content Differences among sublineages of the East-Asian lineage of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in genotypic clustering
pp. 538-544(7)
Authors: Kato-Maeda, M.; Kim, E. Y.; Flores, L.; Jarlsberg, L. G.; Osmond, D.; Hopewell, P. C.

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Free Content Interferon-gamma release assay clarifies the effect of bacille Calmette-Guérin vaccination in Greek army recruits
pp. 545-550(6)
Authors: Katsenos, S.; Nikolopoulou, M.; Konstantinidis, A. K.; Gartzonika, C.; Gogali, A.; Margelis, I.; Tatsioni, A.; Mavridis, A.; Constantopoulos, S. H.; Daskalopoulos, G.

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Free Content Factors associated with treatment adherence in a randomised trial of latent tuberculosis infection treatment
pp. 551-559(9)
Authors: Trajman, A.; Long, R.; Zylberberg, D.; Dion, M. J.; Al-Otaibi, B.; Menzies, D.

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Free Content Baseline sputum time to detection predicts month two culture conversion and relapse in non-HIV-infected patients
pp. 560-570(11)
Authors: Hesseling, A. C.; Walzl, G.; Enarson, D. A.; Carroll, N. M.; Duncan, K.; Lukey, P. T.; Lombard, C.; Donald, P. R.; Lawrence, K. A.; Gie, R. P.; van Helden, P. D.; Beyers, N.

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Free Content Added value of bleach sedimentation microscopy for diagnosis of tuberculosis: a cost-effectiveness study
pp. 571-577(7)
Authors: Bonnet, M.; Tajahmady, A.; Hepple, P.; Ramsay, A.; Githui, W.; Gagdnidze, L.; Guérin, P. J.; Varaine, F.

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Free Content Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration for the diagnosis of extra-pulmonary tuberculosis
pp. 578-584(7)
Authors: Berzosa, M.; Tsukayama, D. T.; Davies, S. F.; Debol, S. M.; Cen, Y-Y.; Li, R.; Mallery, S.

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Free Content Neighbourhood risk factors for tuberculosis in Hong Kong
pp. 585-592(8)
Authors: Pang, P. T-T.; Leung, C. C.; Lee, S. S.

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Free Content Duplicates and misclassification of tuberculosis notification records in Brazil, 2001–2007
pp. 593-599(7)
Authors: Bierrenbach, A. L.; Pinto de Oliveira, G.; Codenotti, S.; Gomes, A. B. F.; Stevens, A. P.

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Free Content Incidence of tuberculosis in people living with the human immunodeficiency virus in Saudi Arabia
pp. 600-603(4)
Authors: Omair, M. A.; Al-Ghamdi, A. A.; Alrajhi, A. A.

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Free Content Patient costs of accessing collaborative tuberculosis and human immunodeficiency virus interventions in Ethiopia
pp. 604-610(7)
Authors: Vassall, A.; Seme, A.; Compernolle, P.; Meheus, F.

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Free Content Impact of introducing human immunodeficiency virus testing, treatment and care in a tuberculosis clinic in rural Kenya
pp. 611-615(5)
Authors: Huerga, H.; Spillane, H.; Guerrero, W.; Odongo, A.; Varaine, F.

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Free Content Hepatitis C virus infection increases hepatitis risk during anti-tuberculosis treatment
pp. 616-621(6)
Authors: Chien, J-Y.; Huang, R-M.; Wang, J-Y.; Ruan, S-Y.; Chien, Y-J.; Yu, C-J.; Yang, P-C.

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Free Content NAT2 and CYP2E1 polymorphisms and susceptibility to first-line anti-tuberculosis drug-induced hepatitis
pp. 622-626(5)
Authors: Lee, S-W.; Chung, L. S-C.; Huang, H-H.; Chuang, T-Y.; Liou, Y-H.; Wu, L. S-H.

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Free Content MMP-1(-1607G) polymorphism as a risk factor for fibrosis after pulmonary tuberculosis in Taiwan
pp. 627-634(8)
Authors: Wang, C-H.; Lin, H-C.; Lin, S-M.; Huang, C-D.; Liu, C-Y.; Huang, K-H.; Hsieh, L-L.; Chung, K. F.; Kuo, H-P.

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Free Content Non-tuberculous mycobacterial pleurisy: an 8-year single-centre experience in Taiwan
pp. 635-641(7)
Authors: Shu, C-C.; Lee, L-N.; Wang, J-T.; Chien, Y-J.; Wang, J-Y.; Yu, C-J.; Taiwan Anti-Mycobacteria Investigation (TAMI) Group

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Free Content A pilot trial of non-invasive home ventilation after acidotic respiratory failure in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
pp. 642-649(8)
Authors: Cheung, A. P. S.; Chan, V. L.; Liong, J. T.; Lam, J. Y. M.; Leung, W-S.; Lin, A.; Chu, C-M.

Short communication

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Free Content Recording isoniazid preventive therapy delivery to children: operational challenges [Short communication]
pp. 650-653(4)
Authors: Van Wyk, S. S.; Hamade, H.; Hesseling, A. C.; Beyers, N.; Enarson, D. A.; Mandalakas, A. M.

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Free Content Isolation of non-tuberculous mycobacteria from the sputum of patients with active tuberculosis [Short communication]
pp. 654-656(3)
Authors: Kendall, B. A.; Varley, C. D.; Hedberg, K.; Cassidy, P. M.; Winthrop, K. L.

Letter paper

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Free Content Tuberculous meningitis in a patient with acute human immunodeficiency virus infection [Correspondence]
pp. 657-657(1)
Authors: Gabrielli, Eugenia; Rusconi, Stefano; Olivetti, Micol; Galli, Massimo; Riva, Agostino; Gervasoni, Cristina

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Free Content Selenium and tuberculosis [Correspondence]
pp. 658-659(2)
Author: Wiwanitkit, Viroj

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Free Content Drug resistance in Kerala [Correspondence]
pp. 660-661(2)
Authors: Chauhan, L. S.; Wares, Fraser; Sahu, Suvanand; Dewan, Puneet; Chadha, Sarabit; Thirumala, Ajay; Ramachandran, Ranjani

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Free Content In reply to ‘Drug resistance in Kerala’ [Correspondence]
pp. 661-662(2)
Authors: Joseph, B. V.; Soman, S.; Radhakrishnan, I.; Madhavilatha, G. K.; Paul, L. K.; Mundayoor, S.; Kumar, R. A.

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