- Value of the tuberculin skin testing and of an interferon-gamma release assay in haemodialysis patients after exposure to M. tuberculosisLuis Anibarro
Unidade de Tuberculose, Servizo de Medicina Interna, Complexo Hospitalario de Pontevedra, SERGAS, Mourente s n, Pontevedra 36071, Spain
BMC Infect Dis 12:195. 2012..As a high number of patients presented erythema without induration in the TST response, this type of reaction was also analysed...
- [Social risk factors for noncompliance with tuberculosis treatment in Pontevedra [Spain]]Luis Anibarro
Unidad de Tuberculose y Enfermedades Infecciosas, Servicio de Medicina Interna, Complexo Hospitalario de Pontevedra, Spain
Gac Sanit 18:38-44. 2004..To determine the prevalence and characteristics of social risk factors (SRF) for noncompliance with treatment in patients with tuberculosis (TB) in Pontevedra...
- Tuberculin skin test and interferon-γ release assay show better correlation after the tuberculin 'window period' in tuberculosis contactsLuis Anibarro
Tuberculosis Unit, Department of Infectious Diseases and Internal Medicine, Pontevedra Hospital Complex, Pontevedra, Spain
Scand J Infect Dis 43:424-9. 2011..However, the correlation between tests performed before and after the tuberculin 'window period' (time between infection and when the immunological response becomes measurable) remains to be studied...