Comparison of indoor contact time data in Zambia and Western Cape, South Africa suggests targeting of interventions to reduce Mycobacterium tuberculosis transmission should be informed by local data.

McCreesh, N., Looker, C., Dodd, P.J. et al. (7 more authors) (2016) Comparison of indoor contact time data in Zambia and Western Cape, South Africa suggests targeting of interventions to reduce Mycobacterium tuberculosis transmission should be informed by local data. BMC Infectious Diseases, 16 (1). 71. ISSN 1471-2334

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Authors/Creators:
  • McCreesh, N.
  • Looker, C.
  • Dodd, P.J.
  • Plumb, I.D.
  • Shanaube, K.
  • Muyoyeta, M.
  • Godfrey-Faussett, P.
  • Corbett, E.L.
  • Ayles, H.
  • White, R.G.
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 2016 McCreesh et al. This article is distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided you give appropriate credit to the original author(s) and the source, provide a link to the Creative Commons license, and indicate if changes were made. The Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication waiver (http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/) applies to the data made available in this article, unless otherwise stated.
Keywords: Tuberculosis; South Africa; Zambia; Contact data; Transmission; Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Dates:
  • Accepted: 2 February 2016
  • Published: 9 February 2016
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health (Sheffield) > School of Health and Related Research (Sheffield) > Sheffield Centre for Health and Related Research
Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 22 Feb 2016 15:54
Last Modified: 22 Feb 2016 15:54
Published Version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-016-1406-5
Status: Published
Publisher: BioMed Central
Refereed: Yes
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12879-016-1406-5
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