- Strain-specific differences in two large Mycobacterium tuberculosis genotype clusters in isolates collected from homeless patients in New York City from 2001 to 2004Michelle Macaraig
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, 225 Broadway, 22nd Floor, New York, NY 10007, USA
J Clin Microbiol 44:2890-6. 2006....
- Which patients' factors predict the rate of growth of Mycobacterium tuberculosis clusters in an urban community?Cynthia R Driver
Bureau of Tuberculosis Control, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY 10007, USA
Am J Epidemiol 164:21-31. 2006..78). The rate of genotype cluster growth should be monitored regardless of how long the strain has been present in the community. However, infectiousness in the first two cases may be useful to prioritize genotype cluster investigations...
- Health department costs of managing persons with suspected and noncounted tuberculosis in New York City, Three Texas counties, and MassachusettsLilia P Manangan
Division of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 12:248-53. 2006....