Choice of drugs in tuberculosis

Basu, U.P. (1956) Choice of drugs in tuberculosis. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 3 (3). pp. 90-93.

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Abstract

In spite of recent advances in chemotherapy and surgical treatment, tuberculosis still remains a major health problem in many countries. In India it is estimated that about 5,00,000 people die of tuberculosis every year and that one in about 140 is suffering from the disease.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Drugs, Drug Combinations, Tuberculosis, Anti-microbial Drugs, Streptomycin, Isonicotinic acid hydrazide (Isoniazed or I.N.H.), Para-amino-salicylic acid (P.A.S.), Anti-tubercular Drugs
Subjects:Therapeutics > Drug Therapy
Organic Chemicals > Hydrazines > Isoniazid
Bacteria > Gram-Positive Bacteria > Actinobacteria > Actinomycetales > Mycobacteriaceae > Mycobacterium > Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Pharmaceutical Preparations > Drug Combinations
Organic Chemicals > Carboxylic Acids > Hydroxy Acids > Hydroxybenzoic Acids > Salicylic Acids > Aminosalicylic Acids > p-Aminosalicylic Acid
Carbohydrates and Hypoglycemic Agents > Carbohydrates > Glycosides > Aminoglycosides > Streptomycin
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
ID Code:814
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:27 October 2005

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