L Peter Ormerod

Summary

Affiliation: Royal Blackburn Hospital
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Drug therapy for children with tuberculosis
    L Peter Ormerod
    Chest Clinic, Royal Blackburn Hospital, Blackburn, Lancashire, UK
    Arch Dis Child 97:1097-101. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Assessing risk and managing Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection and disease in patients due to start anti-TNFalpha treatment
    L Peter Ormerod
    Chest Clinic, Blackburn Royal Infirmary, Blackburn, Lancashire BB2 3LR, UK
    Cytokine 28:179-81. 2004

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. doi request reprint Drug therapy for children with tuberculosis
    L Peter Ormerod
    Chest Clinic, Royal Blackburn Hospital, Blackburn, Lancashire, UK
    Arch Dis Child 97:1097-101. 2012
    ..However, none of these have yet been tested in children, and so again data will need to be extrapolated from adult results. In addition, there are issues regarding pharmacokinetics and dosing for current drugs, particularly isoniazid...
  2. ncbi request reprint Assessing risk and managing Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection and disease in patients due to start anti-TNFalpha treatment
    L Peter Ormerod
    Chest Clinic, Blackburn Royal Infirmary, Blackburn, Lancashire BB2 3LR, UK
    Cytokine 28:179-81. 2004
    ..This will largely have to be done by an individual risk/benefit analysis based on the risks of developing disease from national epidemiology compared with the risks of significant hepatotoxicity from treatment of latent infection...