publication . Other literature type . Article . 2018

Tuberculosis Evolution And Treatment Outcome In Drug Addicted Patients

Lesnic, Evelina; Cotelea, Eugen;
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  • Published: 15 Oct 2018
  • Publisher: Zenodo
Abstract
<strong>Background: </strong>Drug injection is considered an important issue for the public health of the Republic of Moldova. In the RM the intravenous drug users (IVDU) are the key population for HIV infection, B and C hepatitis, TB and sexual transmitted diseases. The aim of the study was to assess the tuberculosis evolution and treatment outcome in intravenous drug addicted patients. <strong>Material and methods: </strong>A retrospective selective, descriptive study targeting socioeconomic, demographic, economic and epidemiological peculiarities, case-management, diagnosis of radiological aspects and microbiological characteristics of 233 patients with pulmo...
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free text keywords: tuberculosis, drug use, addiction, risk factors, lcsh:Medicine, lcsh:R
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