Self-administered TB therapy should be considered when directly observed therapy is not feasible.
The relationship between negative tuberculin skin test and in-hospital mortality has not been previously studied.
Time to sputum culture conversation was not statistically significant between isoniazid-resistant tuberculosis and isoniazid-suspectible tuberculosis.
While directly observed therapy is standard care in TB, study data confirms the efficacy of this treatment method.
In tuberculosis-endemic areas, computers with deep learning capabilities can be trained to detect the disease in regions that have no radiologists.
Patients with tuberculosis have a higher rate of osteoporosis and osteoporotic fracture.