A K Detjen

Summary

Affiliation: Humboldt University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi Interferon-gamma release assays improve the diagnosis of tuberculosis and nontuberculous mycobacterial disease in children in a country with a low incidence of tuberculosis
    A K Detjen
    Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology, Charite University Medical Center, Berlin, Germany
    Clin Infect Dis 45:322-8. 2007
  2. ncbi [Characteristics of childhood tuberculosis]
    A K Detjen
    Klinik für Pädiatrie m S Pneumologie und Immunologie, Charite Universitatsmedizin, Berlin, Deutschland
    Pneumologie 63:207-18. 2009
  3. ncbi Short-term reproducibility of a commercial interferon gamma release assay
    A K Detjen
    Desmond Tutu Tuberculosis Centre, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg, South Africa
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 16:1170-5. 2009
  4. ncbi Interferon-gamma release assays for the detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in children with cancer
    D C Stefan
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Tygerberg Children s Hospital, Tygerberg, South Africa
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 14:689-94. 2010

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Publications4

  1. ncbi Interferon-gamma release assays improve the diagnosis of tuberculosis and nontuberculous mycobacterial disease in children in a country with a low incidence of tuberculosis
    A K Detjen
    Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology, Charite University Medical Center, Berlin, Germany
    Clin Infect Dis 45:322-8. 2007
    ..We assessed the diagnostic accuracy of IGRAs for TB in children in an area with a low incidence of TB...
  2. ncbi [Characteristics of childhood tuberculosis]
    A K Detjen
    Klinik für Pädiatrie m S Pneumologie und Immunologie, Charite Universitatsmedizin, Berlin, Deutschland
    Pneumologie 63:207-18. 2009
    ..This article gives an overview of the special features of the epidemiology, clinical presentation, diagnosis and management of childhood tuberculosis...
  3. ncbi Short-term reproducibility of a commercial interferon gamma release assay
    A K Detjen
    Desmond Tutu Tuberculosis Centre, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg, South Africa
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 16:1170-5. 2009
    ..The results indicate that the QFT-IT assay is a robust and highly reproducible assay. Considerable intraindividual variability occurs in the magnitude of IFN-gamma responses, which may influence the interpretation of serial measures...
  4. ncbi Interferon-gamma release assays for the detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in children with cancer
    D C Stefan
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Tygerberg Children s Hospital, Tygerberg, South Africa
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 14:689-94. 2010
    ..The paediatric oncology unit at Tygerberg Children's Hospital, South Africa...