Standard Versus Double Dose Dolutegravir in Patients With HIV-associated Tuberculosis
Conditions: HIV Infections; Tuberculosis Interventions: Other: Placebo; Drug: Dolutegravir 50 mg Sponsors: University of Cape Town; Wellcome Trust; Medecins Sans Frontieres, Netherlands Not yet recruiting
ConclusionIn residential settings, sufficient exposure to a variety of dusts, primarily silica-based dusts as well as those containing other less-fibrogenic materials, such as carbon, silicates and iron, have been shown to cause mixed-dust pneumoconiosis. In settings where the incidence of TB is very high, such as South Africa, the diagnosis of MDP might be overlooked due to the similarities of both diseases in their radiological presentations, especially when a detailed history of domestic exposure is omitted.
[Premium Times] Nigeria's First Lady, Aisha Buhari, has appointed Dolapo Osinbajo, the wife of the vice president of Nigeria, and wives of all governors of states across Nigeria as 'champions' to lead the fight against TB in Nigeria.
[The Conversation Africa] The infectious disease burden in Africa is very high, particularly for tuberculosis (TB), malaria and HIV/AIDS. In 2018, nearly a quarter (24%) of TB cases in the world were in Africa. The region accounted for 93% of malaria cases. The continent also bears the brunt of the HIV epidemic: 20.6 million of the 37.9 million people living with HIV are in eastern and southern Africa.
CONCLUSION: the rates of cure and abandonment are far from the ones recommended by the World Health Organization, showing that Brazilian capitals need interventions aimed at changing this pattern. PMID: 31826160 [PubMed - in process]
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Analyst, 2019, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9AN01994D, PaperYan Li, Xiao-man Wu, Jun-hua Zhang, Zi-shuo Feng, Wen-xin Chen, Fei Zhang Rifampicin is a common antibiotic used as human and veterinary medicine to treat tuberculosis and the other diseases caused by numerous pathogenic bacteria. It usually leads to a series of... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry