INFECTIOUS DISEASE

A stratified approach to tuberculosis treatment

Stratifying tuberculosis (TB) disease into minimal, moderate or severe disease may allow treatment duration to be tailored to disease severity. Minimal poor adherence is associated with poor treatment outcomes.

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Fig. 1: Stratified medicine strategy for TB.

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Churchyard, G.J. A stratified approach to tuberculosis treatment. Nat Med 24, 1639–1641 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41591-018-0244-y

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