Domiciliary short course chemotherapy in tubercular lymphadenitis in field conditions

Arora, V.K. and Verma, Ramesh (1991) Domiciliary short course chemotherapy in tubercular lymphadenitis in field conditions. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 38 (2). pp. 79-80.

Full text available as:

PDF - Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader or other PDF viewer.
179 Kb

Abstract

Nine month domiciliary short course chemotherapy (2SHRZ/7HR) had 100% response in patients of tubercular lymphadenitis involving single or multiple sites. Eighty eight per cent compliance achieved is possibly due to no drug toxicity and effective motivation using Motivation Assessment Scoring Scale.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Streptomycin, Isoniazid, Rifampicin, Pyrazinamide, Short Course Chemotherapy, Tubercular Lymphadenitis , Lymphadenitis, Motivation, Motivation Assessment Scoring Scale, Drug Toxicity
Subjects:Disorders of Environmental Origin > Poisoning > Drug Toxicity
Therapeutics > Drug Therapy
Organic Chemicals > Hydrazines > Isoniazid
Heterocyclic Compounds > Heterocyclic Compounds with 4 or More Rings > Rifamycins
Hemic and Lymphatic Diseases > Lymphatic Diseases > Tuberculosis, Lymph Node
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Pharmaceutical Preparations > Drug Combinations
Carbohydrates and Hypoglycemic Agents > Carbohydrates > Glycosides > Aminoglycosides > Streptomycin
Investigative Techniques > Drug Administration Schedule
Heterocyclic Compounds > Heterocyclic Compounds, 1-Ring > Pyrazines
Persons > Patients
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
ID Code:3384
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:06 October 2009

Archive Staff Only: edit this record