Edine W Tiemersma
Affiliation: KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation
Country: The Netherlands
- Factors associated to referral of tuberculosis suspects by private practitioners to community health centres in Bali Province, IndonesiaI Wayan Gede Artawan Eka Putra
School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Udayana University, Bali, Indonesia
BMC Health Serv Res 13:445. 2013..We aimed to identify key factors associated with the referral of TB suspects by private practitioners...
- Clustering of Beijing genotype Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from the Mekong delta in Vietnam on the basis of variable number of tandem repeat versus restriction fragment length polymorphism typingMai N T Huyen
Pham Ngoc Thach Hospital, 120 Hung Vuong, District 5, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam
BMC Infect Dis 13:63. 2013..We therefore compared the performance of internationally standardized RFLP and 24 loci VNTR typing to discriminate among 100 Beijing genotype isolates from the Southern Vietnam...
- Validation of the GenoType MTBDRplus assay for diagnosis of multidrug resistant tuberculosis in South VietnamMai N T Huyen
KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation, PO Box 146, 2501CC The Hague, The Netherlands
BMC Infect Dis 10:149. 2010..We assessed sensitivity and specificity of the assay by using a geographically representative set of MTB isolates from the South of Vietnam...
- Natural history of tuberculosis: duration and fatality of untreated pulmonary tuberculosis in HIV negative patients: a systematic reviewEdine W Tiemersma
KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation, The Hague, The Netherlands
PLoS ONE 6:e17601. 2011..Furthermore, duration and case fatality of tuberculosis are key parameters in interpreting epidemiological data...