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A descriptive analysis of the routine use of genotype MTBDRsl in a high HIV/TB prevalent region in South Africa.
Background. Since the implementation of shortened drug regimens for the management of drug resistant tuberculosis (TB), there is a growing need for rapid detection of resistance to second line antimycobacterial drugs. The ...
The impact of the introduction of direct first and second-line reflex testing in the management of drug-resistant Tuberculosis at Greytown Hospital, Umzinyathi District, KwaZulu-Natal.
Background Drug resistant tuberculosis (DR-TB) is a serious public health issue both globally and nationally, with South Africa and Kwazulu-Natal, in particular, being among the regions with the highest burden of DR-TB. ...