Tag Archives: TDR-TB

Quick Post on Totally Drug-Resistant TB

I saw and discussed TDR-TB in a previous post, but wanted to point out the major take home message from the Indian Express news article describing it: An audit of the patients’ prescriptions showed that 3 of the 1st 4 … Continue reading

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Happy New Year, and welcome to the year of the microbe

I am making predictions in this first post of the new year. I have a pretty strong suspicion that microorganisms are going to be in the headline in a much more dominant way this year. The reasons? Let’s just start … Continue reading

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