- Tuberculosis contact investigation in a rural stateR M Webb
Division of Tuberculosis, Mississippi State Department of Health, Jackson, Mississippi 39215 1700, USA
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 7:S353-7. 2003..Effective TB contact investigation yields immediate results by identifying other sources of TB transmission and preventing future transmission through appropriate treatment of contacts with LTBI...
- Decline in tuberculosis with 19 years of universal directly observed therapy in a comprehensive statewide programR M Webb
Division of Infectious Disease, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216, USA
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:848-50. 2011..0001). Inclusion of rifampin and pyrazinamide in the regimens was reviewed. An annual decline in cases and case rates began in 1990, falling by 65% by 2005. Successful DOT is feasible over a large geographic area...