International Journal of Immunology

Volume 2, Issue 2, April 2014

  • Trends of Tuberculosis Treatment Outcomes at Mizan-Aman General Hospital, Southwest Ethiopia: A Retrospective Study

    Wegderese Sintayehu, Abebe Abera, Teklemichael Gebru, Temesgen Fiseha

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 2, April 2014
    Pages: 11-15
    Received: Aug. 21, 2014
    Accepted: Aug. 27, 2014
    Published: Sep. 10, 2014
    Abstract: Background: TB continues to be a major public health problem in Ethiopia, which ranks seventh by estimated number of cases among the 22 TB high-burden countries. TB Treatment will only be effective if the patient completes the regimen which includes a combination of drugs recommended by the physicians. Incomplete treatment may result in prolonged e... Show More