SEARCH

SEARCH BY CITATION

References

  • Ahmed Y, Mwaba P, Chintu C, Grange JM, Ustianowski A & Zumla A (1999) A study of maternal mortality at the University Teaching Hospital, Lusaka, Zambia: the emergence of tuberculosis as a major non-obstetric cause of maternal death. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease 3, 675680.
  • Ayles H, Schaap A, Nota A et al. (2009) Prevalence of tuberculosis, HIV and respiratory symptoms in two Zambian communities: implications for tuberculosis control in the era of HIV. PLoS ONE 4, e5602.
  • Bates M, O'Grady J, Mwaba P et al. (2012) Evaluation of the burden of unsuspected pulmonary tuberculosis and co-morbidity with non-communicable diseases in sputum producing adult inpatients. PLoS ONE 7, e40774.
  • Bates M, O'Grady J, Maeurer M et al. (2013) Assessment of the Xpert MTB/RIF assay for diagnosis of tuberculosis with gastric lavage aspirates in children in sub-Saharan Africa: a prospective descriptive study. Lancet Infectious Diseases 13, 3642. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(12)70245-1. Epub 2012 Nov 5.
  • Batra S, Ayaz A, Murtaza A, Ahmad S, Hasan R & Pfau R (2012) Childhood Tuberculosis in Household Contacts of Newly Diagnosed TB Patients. PLoS ONE 7, e40880.
  • Bekker A, Du Preez K, Schaaf HS, Cotton MF & Hesseling AC (2012) High tuberculosis exposure among neonates in a high tuberculosis and human immunodeficiency virus burden setting. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease 16, 10401046.
  • Black V, Brooke S & Chersich MF (2009) Effect of human immunodeficiency virus treatment on maternal mortality at a tertiary center in South Africa: a 5-year audit. Obstetrics and Gynecology 114, 292299.
  • Chang K, Lu W, Wang J et al. (2012) Rapid and effective diagnosis of tuberculosis and rifampicin resistance with Xpert MTB/RIF assay: a meta-analysis. Journal of Infection 64, 580588.
  • Cotton MF, Schaaf HS, Lottering G, Weber HL, Coetzee J & Nachman S (2008) Tuberculosis exposure in HIV-exposed infants in a high-prevalence setting. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease 12, 225227.
  • Gounder CR, Wada NI, Kensler C et al. (2011) Active tuberculosis case-finding among pregnant women presenting to antenatal clinics in Soweto, South Africa. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes 57, e77e84.
  • Gupta A, Bhosale R, Kinikar A et al. (2011) Maternal tuberculosis: a risk factor for mother-to-child transmission of human immunodeficiency virus. Journal of Infectious Diseases 203, 358363.
  • Hesseling AC, Cotton MF, Jennings T et al. (2009) High incidence of tuberculosis among HIV-infected infants: evidence from a South African population-based study highlights the need for improved tuberculosis control strategies. Clinical Infectious Diseases 48, 108114.
  • Khan M, Pillay T, Moodley JM & Connolly CA (2001) Maternal mortality associated with tuberculosis-HIV-1 co-infection in Durban, South Africa. AIDS 15, 18571863.
  • Lawn SD, Mwaba P, Bates M, et al. (2013) Advances in tuberculosis diagnostics: the Xpert MTB/RIF assay and future prospects for a point-of-care test. The Lancet infectious diseases 13, 349361.
  • Lin HC & Chen SF (2010) Increased risk of low birthweight and small for gestational age infants among women with tuberculosis. BJOG 117, 585590.
  • Marais BJ, Lönnroth K & Lawn SD et al. (2013) Tuberculosis comorbidity with communicable and non-communicable diseases: integrating health services and control efforts. Lancet Infectious Diseases. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(13)70015-X. Epub 2013 Mar 22.
  • McNerney R, Maeurer M, Abubakar I et al. (2012) Tuberculosis diagnostics and biomarkers: needs, challenges, recent advances, and opportunities. Journal of Infectious Diseases 205 (Suppl. 2), S147S158.
  • Menendez C, Romagosa C, Ismail MR et al. (2008) An autopsy study of maternal mortality in Mozambique: the contribution of infectious diseases. PLoS Med 5, e44.
  • O'Grady J, Bates M, Chilukutu L et al. (2012) Evaluation of the Xpert MTB/RIF Assay at a Tertiary Care Referral Hospital in a Setting Where Tuberculosis and HIV Infection Are Highly Endemic. Clinical Infectious Diseases: an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America 55, 11711178.
  • Pillay T, Adhikari M, Mokili J et al. (2001) Severe, rapidly progressive human immunodeficiency virus type 1 disease in newborns with coinfections. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 20, 404410.
  • Tripathy SN (2003) Tuberculosis and pregnancy. International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics 80, 247253.
  • WHO (2011a). Global Tuberculosis Control: WHO Report 2011. World Health Organisation, Geneva.
  • WHO (2011b) Global HIV/AIDS Response: Epidemic Update and Health Sector Progress Towards Universal Access: Progress Report 2011. WHO press, Geneva.
  • WHO (2012) Global Tuberculosis Report 2012. World Health Organization, Geneva.