Risk Factors for Acquisition of Drug Resistance during Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Treatment, Arkhangelsk Oblast, Russia, 2005–2010
Sarah E. Smith
, Julia Ershova, Natalia Vlasova, Elena Nikishova, Irina Tarasova, Platon Eliseev, Andrey Maryandyshev, Igor G. Shemyakin, Ekaterina V. Kurbatova, and J. Peter Cegielski
Author affiliations: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA (S.E. Smith, J. Ershova, E. Kurbatova, J.P. Cegielski); Arkhangelsk Regional Tuberculosis Dispensary, Arkhangelsk, Russia (N. Vlasova, E. Nikishova, I. Tarasova, P. Eliseev, A.O. Maryandyshev); Northern State Medical University, Arkhangelsk (A.O. Maryandyshev); State Research Center for Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, Obolensk, Russia (I.G. Shemyakin)
Figure. Patient enrollment and reference laboratory drug susceptibility and genotype testing results. DST, drug-susceptibility testing; MDR TB, multidrug-resistant tuberculosis; SRCAMB, State Research Center for Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology.
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