Diana B Pedral-Sampaio
Affiliation: Universidade Federal da Bahia
- Efficacy and safety of Efavirenz in HIV patients on Rifampin for tuberculosisDiana B Pedral-Sampaio
Federal University of Bahia, Salvador, BA, Brazil
Braz J Infect Dis 8:211-6. 2004..We conclude that Efavirenz at a daily dose of 600 mg is sufficient and safe to treat HIV/TB patients using a Rifampin containing regimen...
- Risk of tuberculosis among household contacts in Salvador, BahiaAntonio Carlos Lemos
Prof. Edgard Santos Universitary Hospital, Federal University of Bahia, , S/N 6o andar, Sala 1124-Canela, 40110-160 Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
Braz J Infect Dis 8:424-30. 2004..CONCLUSION: Household contacts of AFB positive tuberculosis patients have a very high prevalence and risk of tuberculosis infection. TB preventive or therapeutic measures directed towards this group should be implemented in Brazil...
- Treating tuberculosis in AIDS patients: when to start and how long to keep giving drugs?Diana B Pedral-Sampaio
AIDS 16:1845. 2002