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    January 2022
  1. LUNGU P, Njelesani E, Sukwa T, Ngalamika O, et al
    Immune correlates of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis patients in Zambia stratified by HIV serostatus and level of immunity-a cross-sectional analytical laboratory based study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262454.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  2. BURKE RM, Nyirenda S, Twabi HH, Nliwasa M, et al
    Design and protocol for a cluster randomised trial of enhanced diagnostics for tuberculosis screening among people living with HIV in hospital in Malawi (CASTLE study).
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0261877.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  3. GUO S, Chongsuvivatwong V, Guo M, Lei S, et al
    Yield, NNS and prevalence of screening for DM and hypertension among pulmonary tuberculosis index cases and contacts through single time screening: A contact tracing-based study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263308.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  4. ADHIKARI N, Bhattarai RB, Basnet R, Joshi LR, et al
    Prevalence and associated risk factors for tuberculosis among people living with HIV in Nepal.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262720.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  5. MATEYO K, Kerkhoff AD, Dunn I, Nteeni MS, et al
    Clinical and radiographic characteristics of presumptive tuberculosis patients previously treated for tuberculosis in Zambia.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263116.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  6. ADMASSU W, Ayelign B, Abebe G, Tadesse M, et al
    Detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and rifampicin resistance by Xpert(R) MTB/RIF assay among presumptive tuberculosis cases at Jimma University Medical Center, Southwest Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262929.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  7. DE PAIVA JPS, Magalhaes MAFM, Leal TC, da Silva LF, et al
    Time trend, social vulnerability, and identification of risk areas for tuberculosis in Brazil: An ecological study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0247894.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  8. PHUOC LONG N, Heo DY, Park S, Thi Hai Yen N, et al
    Molecular perturbations in pulmonary tuberculosis patients identified by pathway-level analysis of plasma metabolic features.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262545.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  9. WALLIS RS, Ginindza S, Beattie T, Arjun N, et al
    Lung and blood early biomarkers for host-directed tuberculosis therapies: Secondary outcome measures from a randomized controlled trial.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0252097.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  10. SIMIENEH A, Tadesse M, Kebede W, Gashaw M, et al
    Combination of Xpert(R) MTB/RIF and DetermineTM TB-LAM Ag improves the diagnosis of extrapulmonary tuberculosis at Jimma University Medical Center, Oromia, Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263172.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  11. LAXMESHWAR C, Das M, Mathur T, Israni T, et al
    Psychiatric comorbidities among patients with complex drug-resistant tuberculosis in Mumbai, India.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263759.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  12. BROOKS MB, Dubois MM, Malik AA, Ahmed JF, et al
    Age-specific effectiveness of a tuberculosis screening intervention in children.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264216.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  13. GHIMIRE A, Mahendradhata Y, Paudel S, Lama Yonzon C, et al
    Implementation fidelity of tuberculosis preventive therapy for under five children exposed to sputum smear positive pulmonary tuberculosis in Kaski district, Nepal: An implementation research.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263967.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  14. CARNEY T, Rooney JA, Niemand N, Myers B, et al
    Transmission Of Tuberculosis Among illicit drug use Linkages (TOTAL): A cross-sectional observational study protocol using respondent driven sampling.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262440.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  15. ADJOBIMEY M, Ade S, Wachinou P, Esse M, et al
    Prevalence, acceptability, and cost of routine screening for pulmonary tuberculosis among pregnant women in Cotonou, Benin.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264206.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  16. SOEROTO AY, Nurhayati RD, Purwiga A, Lestari BW, et al
    Factors associated with treatment outcome of MDR/RR-TB patients treated with shorter injectable based regimen in West Java Indonesia.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263304.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  17. LACOURSE SM, Seko E, Wood R, Bundi W, et al
    Diagnostic performance of oral swabs for non-sputum based TB diagnosis in a TB/HIV endemic setting.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262123.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  18. WATANABE Y, Nakagawa T, Fukai K, Honda T, et al
    Descriptive study of chest x-ray examination in mandatory annual health examinations at the workplace in Japan.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262404.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  19. BELAKEHAL F, Barth SA, Menge C, Mossadak HT, et al
    Evaluation of the discriminatory power of spoligotyping and 19-locus mycobacterial interspersed repetitive unit-variable number of tandem repeat analysis (MIRU-VNTR) of Mycobacterium bovis strains isolated from cattle in Algeria.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262390.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  20. ACKHTER MM, Shahid ASMSB, Ahmed T, Palit P, et al
    Characteristics of severely malnourished under-five children immunized with Bacillus Calmette-Guerin following Expanded Programme on Immunization schedule and their outcomes during hospitalization at an urban diarrheal treatment centre, Bangladesh.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262391.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  21. MAGHRADZE N, Jugheli L, Borrell S, Tukvadze N, et al
    Developing customized stepwise MIRU-VNTR typing for tuberculosis surveillance in Georgia.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264472.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  22. WAKJIRA MK, Sandy PT, Mavhandu-Mudzusi AH
    Treatment outcomes of patients with MDR-TB and its determinants at referral hospitals in Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262318.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  23. ISLAM MS, Tarannum S, Banu S, Chowdhury KIA, et al
    Preparedness of tertiary care hospitals to implement the national TB infection prevention and control guidelines in Bangladesh: A qualitative exploration.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263115.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  24. DLATU N, Longo-Mbenza B, Apalata T
    Predictors of tuberculosis incidence and the effects of multiple deprivation indices on tuberculosis management in OR Tambo district over a 5-year period.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264811.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  25. NADJIB M, Dewi RK, Setiawan E, Miko TY, et al
    Cost and affordability of scaling up tuberculosis diagnosis using Xpert MTB/RIF testing in West Java, Indonesia.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264912.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  26. SOLTOBEKOVA N, Kozukeev T, Yiehdego G, Labib F, et al
    Time to start of tuberculosis treatment in penitentiary system of Kyrgyz Republic: A retrospective cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264252.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  27. FLORENTINO JL, Arao RML, Garfin AMC, Gaviola DMG, et al
    Expansion of social protection is necessary towards zero catastrophic costs due to TB: The first national TB patient cost survey in the Philippines.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264689.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  28. ZHAO D, Zhang H, Cao Q, Wang Z, et al
    The research of ARIMA, GM(1,1), and LSTM models for prediction of TB cases in China.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262734.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  29. CHIHOTA VN, Ntshiqa T, Maenetje P, Mansukhani R, et al
    Resistance to Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection among highly TB exposed South African gold miners.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0265036.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  30. BROOKS MB, Millones AK, Puma D, Contreras C, et al
    Mapping local hot spots with routine tuberculosis data: A pragmatic approach to identify spatial variability.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0265826.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  31. MAYA TG, Komba EV, Mensah GI, Mbelele PM, et al
    Drug susceptibility profiles and factors associated with non-tuberculous mycobacteria species circulating among patients diagnosed with pulmonary tuberculosis in Tanzania.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0265358.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  32. TURIMUMAHORO P, Tucker A, Gupta AJ, Tampi RP, et al
    A cost analysis of implementing mobile health facilitated tuberculosis contact investigation in a low-income setting.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0265033.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  33. KIM SH, Park YM, Han K, Ko SH, et al
    Association of weight change following smoking cessation with the risk of tuberculosis development: A nationwide population-based cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0266262.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  34. WALLES J, Otero LG, Tesfaye F, Abera A, et al
    Tuberculosis infection and stillbirth in Ethiopia-A prospective cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0261972.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  35. VAN DE WATER BJ, Fulcher I, Cilliers S, Meyer N, et al
    Association of HIV infection and antiretroviral therapy with the occurrence of an unfavorable TB treatment outcome in a rural district hospital in Eastern Cape, South Africa: A retrospective cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0266082.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  36. TAVOSCHI L, Belardi P, Mazzilli S, Manenti F, et al
    An integrated hospital-district performance evaluation for communicable diseases in low-and middle-income countries: Evidence from a pilot in three sub-Saharan countries.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0266225.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  37. ATNAFU A, Desta K, Girma S, Hailu D, et al
    Integration of cytopathology with molecular tests to improve the lab diagnosis for TBLN suspected patients.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0265499.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  38. GEREMEW D, Geremew H, Tamir M, Adem M, et al
    Tuberculosis and isoniazid prophylaxis among adult HIV positive patients on ART in Northwest Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0266803.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  39. YANG J, Kim HY, Park S, Sentissi I, et al
    Cost-effectiveness of a medication event monitoring system for tuberculosis management in Morocco.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0267292.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  40. SZKWARKO D, Kim S, Carter EJ, Goldman RE, et al
    Primary care providers' and nurses' knowledge, attitudes, and skills regarding latent TB infection testing and treatment: A qualitative study from Rhode Island.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0267029.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  41. VANLEEUW L, Zembe-Mkabile W, Atkins S
    "I'm suffering for food": Food insecurity and access to social protection for TB patients and their households in Cape Town, South Africa.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0266356.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  42. MAKESWARAN P, Shah SA, Safian N, Muhamad NA, et al
    Determinants of delayed tuberculosis treatment among patients in Selangor: A study protocol.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0266746.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  43. PLASCENCIA HERNANDEZ A, Gonzalez Sanchez RM, Hernandez Canaveral II, Luevanos Velazquez A, et al
    A prevalence study in Guadalajara, Mexico, comparing tuberculin skin test and QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264982.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  44. MERID MW, Muluneh AG, Kassa GM
    Alcohol drinking delays the rate of sputum smear conversion among DR-TB patients in northwest Ethiopia; A retrospective follow-up study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264852.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  45. DUBALE M, Tadesse M, Berhane M, Mekonnen M, et al
    Stool-based Xpert MTB/RIF assay for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis in children at a teaching and referral hospital in Southwest Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0267661.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  46. BENDER IGNACIO RA, Long J, Saha A, Nguyen FK, et al
    Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection, immune activation, and risk of HIV acquisition.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0267729.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  47. DELGADO LG, Postigo M, Cuadrado D, Gil-Casanova S, et al
    Remote analysis of sputum smears for mycobacterium tuberculosis quantification using digital crowdsourcing.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0268494.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  48. PEPIN J, Desjardins F, Carignan A, Lambert M, et al
    Impact and benefit-cost ratio of a program for the management of latent tuberculosis infection among refugees in a region of Canada.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0267781.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  49. KAZIBWE A, Oryokot B, Mugenyi L, Kagimu D, et al
    Incidence of tuberculosis among PLHIV on antiretroviral therapy who initiated isoniazid preventive therapy: A multi-center retrospective cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0266285.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  50. SALOMON A, Law S, Johnson C, Baddeley A, et al
    Interventions to improve linkage along the HIV-tuberculosis care cascades in low- and middle-income countries: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0267511.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  51. KATHAMUTHU GR, Sridhar R, Baskaran D, Babu S, et al
    Dominant expansion of CD4+, CD8+ T and NK cells expressing Th1/Tc1/Type 1 cytokines in culture-positive lymph node tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0269109.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  52. SAGHAZADEH A, Rezaei N
    Vascular endothelial growth factor levels in tuberculosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0268543.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  53. YANG DL, Li W, Pan MH, Su HX, et al
    Spatial analysis and influencing factors of pulmonary tuberculosis among students in Nanning, during 2012-2018.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0268472.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  54. READHEAD A, Flood J, Barry P
    Health insurance, healthcare utilization and language use among populations who experience risk for tuberculosis, California 2014-2017.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0268739.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  55. BAKULA Z, Wuyep VB, Bartocha L, Vyazovaya A, et al
    Molecular snapshot of drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains from the Plateau State, Nigeria.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0266837.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  56. KHUNDI M, Carpenter JR, Corbett EL, Feasey HRA, et al
    Neighbourhood prevalence-to-notification ratios for adult bacteriologically-confirmed tuberculosis reveals hotspots of underdiagnosis in Blantyre, Malawi.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0268749.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  57. ABEBAW Y, Kebede A, Eshetu K, Tesfaye E, et al
    Quality assurance practices in tuberculosis diagnostic health facilities in Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0269601.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  58. MEAZA A, Tola HH, Eshetu K, Mindaye T, et al
    Tuberculosis among refugees and migrant populations: Systematic review.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0268696.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  59. BILCHUT AH, Mekonnen AG, Assen TA
    Knowledge of symptoms and delays in diagnosis of extrapulmonary tuberculosis patients in North Shewa zone, Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0270002.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  60. YOUN HM, Shin MK, Jeong D, Kim HJ, et al
    Risk factors associated with tuberculosis recurrence in South Korea determined using a nationwide cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0268290.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  61. XI Y, Zhang W, Qiao RJ, Tang J, et al
    Risk factors for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: A worldwide systematic review and meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0270003.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    January 2021
  62. AHMAD N, Baharom M, Aizuddin AN, Ramli R, et al
    Sex-related differences in smear-positive pulmonary tuberculosis patients in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: Prevalence and associated factors.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245304.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  63. HASSUNA NA, El Feky M, Hussein AARM, Mahmoud MA, et al
    Interleukin-18 and interferon-gamma single nucleotide polymorphisms in Egyptian patients with tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244949.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  64. MARIN AV, Rastogi N, Couvin D, Mape V, et al
    First approach to the population structure of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex in the indigenous population in Puerto Narino-Amazonas, Colombia.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245084.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  65. KIM J, Park BG, Lim DH, Jang WS, et al
    Development and evaluation of a multiplex loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) assay for differentiation of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and non-tuberculosis mycobacterium in clinical samples.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244753.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  66. SHANKAR S U, Kumar AMV, Venkateshmurthy NS, Nair D, et al
    Implementation of the new integrated algorithm for diagnosis of drug-resistant tuberculosis in Karnataka State, India: How well are we doing?
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244785.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  67. ASEMAHAGN MA, Alene GD, Yimer SA
    Spatial-temporal clustering of notified pulmonary tuberculosis and its predictors in East Gojjam Zone, Northwest Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245378.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  68. KHALIQ A, Ravindran R, Afzal S, Jena PK, et al
    Gut microbiome dysbiosis and correlation with blood biomarkers in active-tuberculosis in endemic setting.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245534.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  69. THAYER MB, Parish T
    Phenoxyalkylimidazoles with an oxadiazole moiety are subject to efflux in Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0239353.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  70. OLADIMEJI O, Adepoju V, Anyiam FE, San JE, et al
    Treatment outcomes of drug susceptible Tuberculosis in private health facilities in Lagos, South-West Nigeria.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244581.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  71. ARNOLD ME, Courcier EA, Stringer LA, McCormick CM, et al
    A Bayesian analysis of a Test and Vaccinate or Remove study to control bovine tuberculosis in badgers (Meles meles).
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246141.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  72. CHUNG HS, Bae S, Kim I, Ahn HY, et al
    Unexpected exposure to Mycobacterium tuberculosis during bronchoscopy using radial probe endobronchial ultrasound.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246371.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  73. DAGNE B, Desta K, Fekade R, Amare M, et al
    The Epidemiology of first and second-line drug-resistance Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex common species: Evidence from selected TB treatment initiating centers in Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245687.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  74. LOPEZ K, Arriaga MB, Aliaga JG, Barreda NN, et al
    Dysglycemia is associated with Mycobacterium tuberculosis lineages in tuberculosis patients of North Lima-Peru.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0243184.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  75. SORSA A, Kaso M
    Diagnostic performance of GeneXpert in tuberculosis-HIV co-infected patients at Asella Teaching and Referral Hospital, Southeastern Ethiopia: A cross sectional study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0242205.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  76. XIA T, Chen J, Rui J, Li J, et al
    What affected Chinese parents' decisions about tuberculosis (TB) treatment: Implications based on a cross-sectional survey.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245691.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  77. GAUTAM N, Karki RR, Khanam R
    Knowledge on tuberculosis and utilization of DOTS service by tuberculosis patients in Lalitpur District, Nepal.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245686.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  78. LIM RK, Semitala FC, Atuhumuza E, Sabiti L, et al
    Patient choice improves self-efficacy and intention to complete tuberculosis preventive therapy in a routine HIV program setting in Uganda.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246113.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  79. SHIN HJ, Chang JS, Kim MS, Koh BG, et al
    Hypersensitivity reactions to multiple anti-tuberculosis drugs.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246291.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  80. KHAN MS, Rego S, Rajal JB, Bond V, et al
    Mitigating the impact of COVID-19 on tuberculosis and HIV services: A cross-sectional survey of 669 health professionals in 64 low and middle-income countries.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244936.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  81. DE MENDONCA EB, Schmaltz CA, Sant'Anna FM, Vizzoni AG, et al
    Anemia in tuberculosis cases: A biomarker of severity?
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245458.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  82. SOEROTO AY, Pratiwi C, Santoso P, Lestari BW, et al
    Factors affecting outcome of longer regimen multidrug-resistant tuberculosis treatment in West Java Indonesia: A retrospective cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246284.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  83. YUEN CM, Millones AK, Puma D, Jimenez J, et al
    Closing delivery gaps in the treatment of tuberculosis infection: Lessons from implementation research in Peru.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247411.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  84. KASSA GM, Merid MW, Muluneh AG, Wolde HF, et al
    Comparing the impact of genotypic based diagnostic algorithm on time to treatment initiation and treatment outcomes among drug-resistant tuberculosis patients in Amhara region, Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246938.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  85. NAZNEEN A, Tarannum S, Chowdhury KIA, Islam MT, et al
    Implementation status of national tuberculosis infection control guidelines in Bangladeshi hospitals.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246923.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  86. EDWARDS BD, Edwards J, Cooper R, Kunimoto D, et al
    Rifampin-resistant/multidrug-resistant Tuberculosis in Alberta, Canada: Epidemiology and treatment outcomes in a low-incidence setting.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246993.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  87. ISLAM MN, Khan MK, Khan MFR, Kostoulas P, et al
    Risk factors and true prevalence of bovine tuberculosis in Bangladesh.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247838.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  88. HENNEBERG M, Holloway-Kew K, Lucas T
    Human major infections: Tuberculosis, treponematoses, leprosy-A paleopathological perspective of their evolution.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0243687.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  89. FANG Y, Ma Y, Lu Q, Sun J, et al
    An outbreak of pulmonary tuberculosis and a follow-up investigation of latent tuberculosis in a high school in an eastern city in China, 2016-2019.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247564.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  90. LAZARUS G, Tjoa K, Iskandar AWB, Louisa M, et al
    The effect of human immunodeficiency virus infection on adverse events during treatment of drug-resistant tuberculosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0248017.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  91. LANDSMAN D, Abdelbasit A, Wang C, Guerzhoy M, et al
    Cohort profile: St. Michael's Hospital Tuberculosis Database (SMH-TB), a retrospective cohort of electronic health record data and variables extracted using natural language processing.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247872.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  92. TOMAZ APO, Raboni SM, Kussen GMB, da Silva Nogueira K, et al
    The Xpert(R) MTB/RIF diagnostic test for pulmonary and extrapulmonary tuberculosis in immunocompetent and immunocompromised patients: Benefits and experiences over 2 years in different clinical contexts.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247185.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  93. BIERMANN O, Kluppelberg R, Lonnroth K, Viney K, et al
    'A double-edged sword': Perceived benefits and harms of active case-finding for people with presumptive tuberculosis and communities-A qualitative study based on expert interviews.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247568.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  94. BALDWIN SL, Reese VA, Larsen SE, Beebe E, et al
    Prophylactic efficacy against Mycobacterium tuberculosis using ID93 and lipid-based adjuvant formulations in the mouse model.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247990.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  95. HOHLFELD ASJ, Mathebula L, Pienaar ED, Abrams A, et al
    Tuberculosis treatment intervention trials in Africa: A cross-sectional bibliographic study and spatial analysis.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0248621.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  96. OHENE SA, Bonsu F, Adusi-Poku Y, Dzata F, et al
    Case finding of tuberculosis among mining communities in Ghana.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0248718.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  97. SMITH GC, Budgey R
    Simulating the next steps in badger control for bovine tuberculosis in England.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0248426.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  98. ANDARGIE A, Molla A, Tadese F, Zewdie S, et al
    Lost to follow-up and associated factors among patients with drug resistant tuberculosis in Ethiopia: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0248687.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  99. CHARLES M, Richard M, Reichler MR, Koama JB, et al
    Treatment success for patients with tuberculosis receiving care in areas severely affected by Hurricane Matthew - Haiti, 2016.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247750.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  100. AMEKE S, Asare P, Aboagye SY, Otchere ID, et al
    Molecular epidemiology of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex in the Volta Region of Ghana.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0238898.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  101. ROSENFELD G, Gabrielian A, Wang Q, Gu J, et al
    Radiologist observations of computed tomography (CT) images predict treatment outcome in TB Portals, a real-world database of tuberculosis (TB) cases.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247906.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  102. ABDU M, Ali Y, Anteneh S, Yesuf M, et al
    Determinant factors for the occurrence of tuberculosis after initiation of antiretroviral treatment among adult patients living with HIV at Dessie Referral Hospital, South Wollo, Northeast Ethiopia, 2020. A case-control study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0248490.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  103. HUDDART S, Singh M, Jha N, Benedetti A, et al
    Case fatality and recurrent tuberculosis among patients managed in the private sector: A cohort study in Patna, India.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0249225.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  104. HAN WM, Mahikul W, Pouplin T, Lawpoolsri S, et al
    Assessing the impacts of short-course multidrug-resistant tuberculosis treatment in the Southeast Asia Region using a mathematical modeling approach.
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