Programmes and principles in treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis

Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) presents an increasing threat to global tuberculosis control. Many crucial management issues in MDR-TB treatment remain unanswered. This paper reviews the existing scientific research on MDR- TB treatment, which consists entirely of retrospective cohort studies.

Document Date: 7 February, 2004
Author: Joia S Mukherjee and iothers