Tuberculosis Collection

Active tuberculosis among homeless persons, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1998-2007

2011

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A study that assesses trends in TB among homeless persons in Toronto with active TB during 1998-2007, comparing Canada-born Indigenous and non-Indigenous populations with foreign-born, including stages of disease, mortality rates, strains of TB and drug-resistance.

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Active tuberculosis among homeless persons, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1998-2007.

Khan, K., Rea, E., McDermaid, C., Stuart, R., Chambers, C., Wang, J., Chan, A., et al. (2011). Active tuberculosis among homeless persons, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1998-2007. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 17(3), 357-65.

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