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MDR TB TREATMENT
A Turning Point in the Battle Against Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis
Dr. Ariel Pablos-Mendez
Physician, Global Health Advocate and Scholar
It should not be a surprise that the long treatment journey for MDR-TB makes it difficult for patients to continue to successful completion. One in five patients currently interrupts their treatment or are lost to follow up in health services, while for one in ten patients treatment fails.
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CDC Director Calls It 'Shameful' This Curable Disease Still Kills Millions
The leading infectious killer in the world has been around for centuries. When will the world eliminate tuberculosis?
This Disease Could Kill 75 Million People By 2050
The White House has a plan to combat multidrug-resistant tuberculosis, but it may never get funded.
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