- Performance of nucleic acid amplification tests for diagnosis of tuberculosis in a large urban settingFabienne Laraque
Bureau of Tuberculosis Control, New York City Department of Health of Mental Hygiene, New York 10013, USA
Clin Infect Dis 49:46-54. 2009..We evaluated the performance of NAA testing under field conditions in a large urban setting with moderate TB prevalence...
- Trends in drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in New York City, 1991-2003Sonal S Munsiff
Bureau of Tuberculosis Control, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY 10007, USA
Clin Infect Dis 42:1702-10. 2006..Two drug-resistance surveys showed a very high prevalence of drug resistance among isolates obtained from patients with tuberculosis in 1991 and 1994 in New York, New York...
- Higher mortality rate among infants of US-born mothers compared to foreign-born mothers in New York CityKai Lih Liu
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Office of Family Health, New York, New York 10013, USA
J Immigr Minor Health 8:281-9. 2006..Infant mortality reduction strategies should be differentially targeted to minority mothers of different countries of birth, particularly for potentially preventable causes of deaths...