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Epidemiology of tuberculosis and multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Ethiopia and China

Alene, Kefyalew

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Tuberculosis (TB) is the leading cause of death from an infectious disease worldwide, killing more than one million people every year. Recently, the emergence of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB), defined as TB that is resistant to at least isoniazid and rifampicin, has become a major public health problem. However, there is limited information on the epidemiology of TB in high-incidence countries, particularly regarding the treatment outcomes and the spatial patterns of MDR-TB. The...[Show more]

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Date published: 2019
Type: Thesis (PhD)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/163719
DOI: 10.25911/5d514096808e2

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