Screening for Tuberculosis in HIV-infected Patients Eligible for Antiretroviral Treatment
This study has been completed.
Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Per Bjorkman, Lund University
First received: September 11, 2011
Last updated: March 6, 2016
Last verified: March 2016
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study has been completed.|
|Study Completion Date:||December 2015|
|Primary Completion Date:||May 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Balcha TT, Skogmar S, Sturegård E, Schön T, Winqvist N, Reepalu A, Jemal ZH, Tibesso G, Björk J, Björkman P. A Clinical Scoring Algorithm for Determination of the Risk of Tuberculosis in HIV-Infected Adults: A Cohort Study Performed at Ethiopian Health Centers. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2014 Oct 10;1(3):ofu095. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofu095.
Reepalu A, Balcha TT, Skogmar S, Jemal ZH, Sturegård E, Medstrand P, Björkman P. High rates of virological suppression in a cohort of human immunodeficiency virus-positive adults receiving antiretroviral therapy in ethiopian health centers irrespective of concomitant tuberculosis. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2014 Jun 19;1(1):ofu039. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofu039.
Reepalu A, Balcha TT, Skogmar S, Jemal ZH, Sturegård E, Medstrand P, Björkman P. High rates of viral suppression in a cohort of HIV-positive adults receiving ART in Ethiopian health centers irrespective of concomitant tuberculosis. J Int AIDS Soc. 2014 Nov 2;17(4 Suppl 3):19612. doi: 10.7448/IAS.17.4.19612.
Balcha TT, Sturegård E, Winqvist N, Skogmar S, Reepalu A, Jemal ZH, Tibesso G, Schön T, Björkman P. Intensified tuberculosis case-finding in HIV-positive adults managed at Ethiopian health centers: diagnostic yield of Xpert MTB/RIF compared with smear microscopy and liquid culture. PLoS One. 2014 Jan 22;9(1):e85478. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0085478.