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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 21, Number 7, 1 July 2017

EDITORIALS

Free Content The role of pre-migration medical screening in high TB burden countries
pp. 718-719(2)
Authors: Hargreaves, Sally; Duarte, Raquel; Friedland, Jon S.

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Free Content Is it time to rethink the role of AFB smears?
pp. 720-720(1)
Authors: Belknap, Robert; Reves, Randall

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PERSPECTIVES

Free Content How should discordance between molecular and growth-based assays for rifampicin resistance be investigated?
pp. 721-726(6)
Authors: Hofmann-Thiel, S.; Hoffmann, H.; Hillemann, D.; Rigouts, L.; Van Deun, A.; Kranzer, K.

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STATE OF THE ART

Free Content Cross-border collaboration for improved tuberculosis prevention and care: policies, tools and experiences
pp. 727-736(10)
Authors: Dara, M.; Sulis, G.; Centis, R.; D'Ambrosio, L.; de Vries, G.; Douglas, P.; Garcia, D.; Jansen, N.; Zuroweste, E.; Migliori, G. B.

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Free Content Capacity strengthening through pre-migration tuberculosis screening programmes: IRHWG experiences
pp. 737-745(9)
Authors: Douglas, P.; Posey, D. L.; Zenner, D.; Robson, J.; Abubakar, I.; Giovinazzo, G.

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ORIGINAL ARTICLES

Open Access Feasibility of a streamlined tuberculosis diagnosis and treatment initiation strategy
pp. 746-752(7)
Authors: Shete, P. B.; Nalugwa, T.; Farr, K.; Ojok, C.; Nantale, M.; Howlett, P.; Haguma, P.; Ochom, E.; Mugabe, F.; Joloba, M.; Chaisson, L. H.; Dowdy, D. W.; Moore, D.; Davis, J. L.; Katamba, A.; Cattamanchi, A.

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Open Access Migration histories of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis patients from the Thailand-Myanmar border, 2012–2014
pp. 753-758(6)
Authors: Thi, S. S.; Parker, D. M.; Swe, L. L.; Pukrittayakamee, S.; Ling, C. L.; Amornpaisarnloet, K.; Vincenti-Delmas, M.; Nosten, F. H.

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Free Content Trends in drug-resistant tuberculosis after the implementation of the DOTS strategy in Shenzhen, China, 2000–2013
pp. 759-765(7)
Authors: Zhu, L.; Yang, Y-Z.; Guan, H-Y.; Cheng, S-M.; Jin, Y-Y.; Tan, W-G.; Wu, Q-F.; Liu, X-L.; Zhao, M-G.; Lu, Z-H.; Jia, Z-W.

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Free Content Clinical and bacteriological characteristics associated with clustering of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis
pp. 766-773(8)
Authors: Feng, J-Y.; Jarlsberg, L. G.; Salcedo, K.; Rose, J.; Janes, M.; Lin, S-Y. G.; Osmond, D. H.; Jost, K. C.; Soehnlen, M. K.; Flood, J.; Graviss, E. A.; Desmond, E.; Moonan, P. K.; Nahid, P.; Hopewell, P. C.; Kato-Maeda, M.

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Free Content Management of child MDR-TB contacts across countries in the WHO European Region: a survey of current practice
pp. 774-777(4)
Authors: Turkova, A.; Tebruegge, M.; Brinkmann, F.; Tsolia, M.; Mouchet, F.; Kampmann, B.; Seddon, J. A.

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Open Access Impact of isoniazid preventive therapy on the evaluation of long-term effectiveness of infant MVA85A vaccination
pp. 778-783(6)
Authors: Bunyasi, E. W.; Luabeya, A. K. K.; Tameris, M.; Geldenhuys, H.; Mulenga, H.; Landry, B. S.; Scriba, T. J.; Schmidt, B-M.; Hanekom, W. A.; Mahomed, H.; McShane, H.; Hatherill, M.

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Free Content Tuberculosis inequalities and socio-economic deprivation in Portugal
pp. 784-789(6)
Authors: Apolinário, D.; Ribeiro, A. I.; Krainski, E.; Sousa, P.; Abranches, M.; Duarte, R.

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Free Content Effect of Brazil's conditional cash transfer programme on tuberculosis incidence
pp. 790-796(7)
Authors: Nery, J. S.; Rodrigues, L. C.; Rasella, D.; Aquino, R.; Barreira, D.; Torrens, A. W.; Boccia, D.; Penna, G. O.; Penna, M. L. F.; Barreto, M. L.; Pereira, S. M.

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Free Content Household food insecurity is associated with low interferon-gamma levels in pregnant Indian women
pp. 797-803(7)
Authors: Vaidya, A.; Bhosale, R.; Sambarey, P.; Suryavanshi, N.; Young, S.; Mave, V.; Kanade, S.; Kulkarni, V.; Deshpande, P.; Balasubramanian, U.; Elf, J.; Gupte, N.; Gupta, A.; Mathad, J. S.

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Free Content Depression and risk of tuberculosis: a nationwide population-based cohort study
pp. 804-809(6)
Authors: Oh, K. H.; Choi, H.; Kim, E. J.; Kim, H. J.; Cho, S. I.

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Free Content Qualitative analysis of biological tuberculosis samples by an electronic nose-based artificial neural network
pp. 810-817(8)
Authors: Mohamed, E. I.; Mohamed, M. A.; Moustafa, M. H.; Abdel-Mageed, S. M.; Moro, A. M.; Baess, A. I.; El-Kholy, S. M.

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Free Content Once-daily dosing of amikacin for treatment of Mycobacterium abscessus lung disease
pp. 818-824(7)
Authors: Lee, H.; Sohn, Y. M.; Ko, J. Y.; Lee, S-Y.; Jhun, B. W.; Park, H. Y.; Jeon, K.; Kim, D. H.; Kim, S-Y.; Choi, J. E.; Moon, I. J.; Shin, S. J.; Park, H. J.; Koh, W-J.

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Free Content Primary pulmonary actinomycosis: a retrospective analysis of 145 cases in mainland China
pp. 825-831(7)
Authors: Zhang, M.; Zhang, X-Y.; Chen, Y-B.

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CORRESPONDENCE

Free Content Symptom-based screening of child TB contacts: defining ‘symptomatic'
pp. 832-833(2)
Authors: Marais, Ben J; Graham, Stephen M

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Free Content In reply
pp. 833-833(1)
Authors: Egere, Uzochukwu; Togun, Toyin; Hill, Philip C.; Kampmann, Beate

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Free Content Use of inhaled corticosteroids for obstructive lung disease following anti-tuberculosis treatment
pp. 833-834(2)
Authors: Harries, Anthony D.; Ade, Serge; Hoa, Nguyen Binh; Satyanarayana, Srinath; Kumar, Ajay M. V.

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Free Content ERRATUM
pp. 834-834(1)

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