Poor sleep quality is associated with higher risk of pulmonary tuberculosis among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus course more than 5 years.

In conclusion, poor sleep quality is an independent risk factor of PTB among DM patients with course>5 years, which indicates significant epidemiological implications for PTB control. PMID: 30918145 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Japanese Journal of Infectious Diseases - Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Tags: Jpn J Infect Dis Source Type: research

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