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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 19, Number 1, 1 January 2015

EDITORIALS

Free Content Xpert® MTB/RIF for extra-pulmonary tuberculosis: time to look beyond accuracy
pp. 2-2(1)
Authors: Schumacher, Samuel G.; Pai, Madhukar

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PERSPECTIVES

Free Content Accelerating progress towards tuberculosis elimination: the need for combination treatment and prevention
pp. 5-9(5)
Authors: Reid, A.; Grant, A. D.; White, R. G.; Dye, C.; Vynnycky, E.; Fielding, K.; Churchyard, G.; Pillay, Y.

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STATE OF THE ART

Free Content The global burden of chronic respiratory disease in adults
pp. 10-20(11)
Authors: Burney, P.; Jarvis, D.; Perez-Padilla, R.

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ORIGINAL ARTICLES

Free Content Gaps in using bronchodilators, inhaled corticosteroids and influenza vaccine among 23 high- and low-income sites
pp. 21-30(10)
Authors: Gnatiuc, L.; Buist, A. S.; Kato, B.; Janson, C.; Aït-Khaled, N.; Nielsen, R.; Koul, P. A.; Nizankowska-Mogilnicka, E.; Obaseki, D.; Idolor, L. F.; Harrabi, I.; Burney, P. G. J.; for the BOLD Collaboration

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Free Content Latent tuberculous infection in the United States and Canada: who completes treatment and why?
pp. 31-38(8)
Authors: Hirsch-Moverman, Y.; Shrestha-Kuwahara, R.; Bethel, J.; Blumberg, H. M.; Venkatappa, T. K.; Horsburgh, C. R.; Colson, P. W.; for the Tuberculosis Epidemiologic Studies Consortium (TBESC)

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Free Content Annual risk of tuberculous infection measured using serial skin testing, Orel Oblast, Russia, 1991–2005
pp. 39-43(5)
Authors: Yuen, C. M.; Krapivina, T. M.; Kazennyy, B. Y.; Kiryanova, E. V.; Aksenova, V. A.; Gordina, A.; Finlay, A. M.; Cegielski, J. P.

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Free Content Implementation of tuberculosis infection prevention and control in Mozambican health care facilities
pp. 44-49(6)
Authors: Brouwer, M.; Coelho, E.; das Dores Mosse, C.; van Leth, F.

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Free Content CD4 deficit and tuberculosis risk persist with delayed antiretroviral therapy: 5-year data from CIPRA HT-001
pp. 50-57(8)
Authors: Collins, S. E.; Jean Juste, M. A; Koenig, S. P.; Secours, R.; Ocheretina, O.; Bernard, D.; Riviere, C.; Calnan, M.; Dunning, A.; Hurtado Rúa, S. M.; Johnson, W. D.; Pape, J. W.; Fitzgerald, D. W.; Severe, P.

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Free Content Long-term risk of tuberculosis in haematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients: a 10-year nationwide study
pp. 58-64(7)
Authors: Fan, W-C.; Liu, C-J.; Hong, Y-C.; Feng, J-Y.; Su, W-J.; Chien, S-H.; Chen, T-J.; Chiang, C-H.

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Free Content Vitamin D status and incidence of tuberculosis among contacts of pulmonary tuberculosis patients
pp. 65-69(5)
Authors: Arnedo-Pena, A.; Juan-Cerdán, J. V.; Romeu-García, A.; García-Ferrer, D.; Holguín-Gómez, R.; Iborra-Millet, J.; Gil-Fortuño, M.; Gomila-Sard, B.; Roach-Poblete, F.

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Free Content Ascertaining in vivo virulence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis lineages in patients in Mbeya, Tanzania
pp. 70-73(4)
Authors: Olaru, I. D.; Rachow, A.; Lange, C.; Ntinginya, N. E.; Reither, K.; Hoelscher, M.; Vollrath, O.; Niemann, S.

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Free Content Improved diagnosis of childhood tuberculous meningitis using more than one nucleic acid amplification test
pp. 74-80(7)
Authors: Solomons, R. S.; Visser, D. H.; Friedrich, S. O.; Diacon, A. H.; Hoek, K. G. P.; Marais, B. J.; Schoeman, J. F.; van Furth, A. M.

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Free Content Accuracy of the Xpert® MTB/RIF assay for the diagnosis of extra-pulmonary tuberculosis in South Korea
pp. 81-86(6)
Authors: Kim, Y. W.; Kwak, N.; Seong, M-W.; Kim, E-C.; Yoo, C-G.; Kim, Y. W.; Han, S. K.; Yim, J-J.

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Free Content Pooling sputum from multiple individuals for Xpert® MTB/RIF testing: a strategy for screening high-risk populations
pp. 87-90(4)
Authors: Zishiri, V.; Chihota, V.; McCarthy, K.; Charalambous, S.; Churchyard, G. J.; Hoffmann, C. J.

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Free Content Is frontloaded sputum microscopy an option in active tuberculosis case finding?
pp. 91-96(6)
Authors: Lorent, N.; Buyze, J.; Kim, T.; Kong, C.; Van Deun, A.; Colebunders, R.; Thai, S.; Lynen, L.; Rigouts, L.

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Free Content Validation of a commercial serodiagnostic kit for diagnosing pulmonary Mycobacterium avium complex disease
pp. 97-103(7)
Authors: Kitada, S.; Yoshimura, K.; Miki, K.; Miki, M.; Hashimoto, H.; Matsui, H.; Kuroyama, M.; Ageshio, F.; Kagawa, H.; Mori, M.; Maekura, R.; Kobayashi, K.

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Free Content Gender patterns of tuberculosis testing and disease in South Africa
pp. 104-110(7)
Authors: McLaren, Z. M.; Brouwer, E.; Ederer, D.; Fischer, K.; Branson, N.

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Free Content Tuberculosis and excess alcohol use in the United States, 1997–2012
pp. 111-119(9)
Authors: Volkmann, T.; Moonan, P. K.; Miramontes, R.; Oeltmann, J. E.

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Free Content Treatment options and outcomes of hospitalised tuberculosis patients: a nationwide study
pp. 120-126(7)
Authors: Yamana, H.; Matsui, H.; Fushimi, K.; Yasunaga, H.

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