Issue 43, October 27, 2015
CDC Science Clips: Volume 7, Issue 43, October 27, 2015
Each Tuesday, to enhance awareness of emerging scientific knowledge, selected science clips will be posted here for the public health community. The focus is applied public health research and prevention science that has the capacity to improve health now.
Top Ten Articles of the Week
Selected weekly by a senior CDC scientist from the standard sections listed below.
Assessing the effect of decentralisation of laboratory diagnosis for drug-resistant tuberculosis in KenyaExternal
Sharma A, Musau S, Heilig CM, Okumu AO, Opiyo EO, Basiye FL, Miruka FO, Kioko JK, Sitienei JK, Cain KP.
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2015 Nov;19(11):1348-53.
Ebola RNA persistence in semen of Ebola virus disease survivors – preliminary reportExternal
Deen GF, Knust B, Broutet N, Sesay FR, Formenty P, Ross C, Thorson AE, Massaquoi TA, Marrinan JE, Ervin E, Jambai A, McDonald SL, Bernstein K, Wurie AH, Dumbuya MS, Abad N, Idriss B, Wi T, Bennett SD, Davies T, Ebrahim FK, Meites E, Naidoo D, Smith S, Banerjee A, Erickson BR, Brault A, Durski KN, Winter J, Sealy T, Nichol ST, Lamunu M, Stroher U, Morgan O, Sahr F.
N Engl J Med. 2015 Oct 14.
Molecular evidence of sexual transmission of Ebola virusExternal
Mate SE, Kugelman JR, Nyenswah TG, Ladner JT, Wiley MR, Cordier-Lassalle T, Christie A, Schroth GP, Gross SM, Davies-Wayne GJ, Shinde SA, Murugan R, Sieh SB, Badio M, Fakoli L, Taweh F, de Wit E, van Doremalen N, Munster VJ, Pettitt J, Prieto K, Humrighouse BW, Stroher U, DiClaro JW, Hensley LE, Schoepp RJ, Safronetz D, Fair J, Kuhn JH, Blackley DJ, Laney AS, Williams DE, Lo T, Gasasira A, Nichol ST, Formenty P, Kateh FN, De Cock KM, Bolay F, Sanchez-Lockhart M, Palacios G.
N Engl J Med. 2015 Oct 14.
GYT: Get Yourself Tested campaign awareness: associations with sexually transmitted disease/HIV testing and communication behaviors among youthExternal
Mcfarlane m, Brookmeyer k, Friedman a, Habel m, Kachur r, Hogben m.
Sex Transm Dis. 2015 Nov;42(11):619-24.
Emergency department visits for adverse events related to dietary supplementsExternal
Geller AI, Shehab N, Weidle NJ, Lovegrove MC, Wolpert BJ, Timbo BB, Mozersky RP, Budnitz DS.
N Engl J Med. 2015 Oct 15;373(16):1531-40.
Urinary concentrations of bisphenol A and three other bisphenols in convenience samples of U.S. adults during 2000-2014External
Ye X, Wong LY, Kramer J, Zhou X, Jia T, Calafat AM.
Environ Sci Technol. 2015 Oct 6;49(19):11834-9.
Identification of population at risk for future Clostridium difficile infection following hospital discharge to be targeted for vaccine trialsExternal
Baggs J, Yousey-Hindes K, Ashley ED, Meek J, Dumyati G, Cohen J, Wise M, Clifford McDonald L, Lessa FC.
Vaccine. 2015 Oct 5.
Contextual determinants of childhood injury: a systematic review of studies with multilevel analytic methodsExternal
McClure R, Kegler S, Davey T, Clay F.
Am J Public Health. 2015 Oct 15:e1-e7.
Intravenous artesunate for the treatment of severe and complicated malaria in the United States: clinical use under an investigational new drug protocolExternal
Twomey PS, Smith BL, McDermott C, Novitt-Moreno A, McCarthy W, Kachur SP, Arguin PM.
Ann Intern Med. 2015 Oct 6;163(7):498-506.
Prevalence and patterns of marijuana use among pregnant and nonpregnant women of reproductive ageExternal
Ko JY, Farr SL, Tong VT, Creanga AA, Callaghan WM.
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Aug;213(2):201 e1-201 e10.
Cumulative incidence of cancer among persons with HIV in North America: a cohort studyExternal
Silverberg MJ, Lau B, Achenbach CJ, Jing Y, Althoff KN, D’Souza G, Engels EA, Hessol NA, Brooks JT, Burchell AN, Gill MJ, Goedert JJ, Hogg R, Horberg MA, Kirk GD, Kitahata MM, Korthuis PT, Mathews WC, Mayor A, Modur SP, Napravnik S, Novak RM, Patel P, Rachlis AR, Sterling TR, Willig JH, Justice AC, Moore RD, Dubrow R.
Ann Intern Med. 2015 Oct 6;163(7):507-18.
Hospitalizations and emergency room visits for adolescents and young adults with muscular dystrophy living in South CarolinaExternal
Mann JR, Royer JA, McDermott S, Hardin JW, Ozturk O, Street N.
Muscle Nerve. 2015 Nov;52(5):714-21.
- Cumulative incidence of cancer among persons with HIV in North America: a cohort studyExternal
Homonegative attitudes and risk behaviors for HIV and other sexually transmitted infections among sexually active men in the United StatesExternal
Jeffries WL, Johnson OD.
Am J Public Health. 2015 Oct 15:e1-e7.
HIV infection among people who inject drugs in the United States: geographically explained variance across racial and ethnic groupsExternal
Linton SL, Cooper HL, Kelley ME, Karnes CC, Ross Z, Wolfe ME, Jarlais DD, Semaan S, Tempalski B, DiNenno E, Finlayson T, Sionean C, Wejnert C, Paz-Bailey G, ..
Am J Public Health. 2015 Oct 15:e1-e9.
A review of melioidosis cases in the AmericasExternal
Benoit TJ, Blaney DD, Doker TJ, Gee JE, Elrod MG, Rolim DB, Inglis TJ, Hoffmaster AR, Bower WA, Walke HT.
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2015 Oct 12.
Etiology and incidence of viral acute respiratory infections among refugees 5 years and older in Hagadera camp, Dadaab, KenyaExternal
Mohamed GA, Ahmed JA, Marano N, Mohamed A, Moturi E, Burton W, Otieno S, Fields B, Montgomery J, Kabugi W, Musa H, Cookson ST.
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2015 Oct 12.
Clinical and microbiological features of Salmonella meningitis in a South African population, 2003-2013External
Keddy KH, Sooka A, Musekiwa A, Smith AM, Ismail H, Tau NP, Crowther-Gibson P, Angulo FJ, Klugman KP.
Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Nov 1;61 Suppl 4:S272-82.
Emergence of community-acquired, multidrug-resistant invasive nontyphoidal Salmonella disease in rural western Kenya, 2009-2013External
Oneko M, Kariuki S, Muturi-Kioi V, Otieno K, Otieno VO, Williamson JM, Folster J, Parsons MB, Slutsker L, Mahon BE, Hamel MJ.
Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Nov 1;61 Suppl 4:S310-6.
Burden of invasive nontyphoidal Salmonella disease in a rural and urban site in Kenya, 2009-2014External
Verani JR, Toroitich S, Auko J, Kiplang’at S, Cosmas L, Audi A, Mogeni OD, Aol G, Oketch D, Odiembo H, Katieno J, Wamola N, Onyango CO, Juma BW, Fields BS, Bigogo G, Montgomery JM.
Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Nov 1;61 Suppl 4:S302-9.
Utilization of e-health services among U.S. adults with diabetesExternal
Chou CF, Bullard KM, Saaddine JB, Devlin HM, Crews J, Imperatore G, McDivitt J, Albright A.
Diabetes Care. 2015 Oct 12.
Lessons learned from delivering Imara, an HIV/STI risk reduction intervention for African American girls in juvenile detentionExternal
Davis TL, Boyce LS, Rose E, Swartzendruber A, DiClemente R, Gelaude D, Fasula AM, Carry M.
Health Promot Pract. 2015 Oct 9.
Sexually transmitted disease diagnoses among Hispanic immigrant and migrant men who have sex with men in the United StatesExternal
Valverde EE, DiNenno EA, Schulden JD, Oster A, Painter T.
Int J STD AIDS. 2015 Oct 12.
(Not) measuring in the darkExternal
Cain KP, Shah NS.
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2015 Nov;19(11):1270.
Tuberculosis misclassification among immigrantsExternal
Painter JA, Posey DL, Phares C.
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2015 Oct;19(10):1259-60.
Increased rates of respiratory and diarrheal illnesses in HIV-negative persons living with HIV-infected individuals in a densely populated urban slum in KenyaExternal
Wong JM, Cosmas L, Nyachieo D, Williamson JM, Olack B, Okoth G, Njuguna H, Feikin DR, Burke H, Montgomery JM, Breiman RF.
J Infect Dis. 2015 Sep 1;212(5):745-53.
State and territorial Ebola screening, monitoring, and movement policy statements – United States, August 31, 2015External
Sunshine G, Pepin D, Cetron M, Penn M.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2015 ;64(40):1145-6.
A cluster of ocular syphilis cases – Seattle, Washington, and San Francisco, California, 2014-2015External
Woolston S, Cohen SE, Fanfair RN, Lewis SC, Marra CM, Golden MR.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2015 ;64(40):1150-1.
Scabies and bacterial superinfection among American Samoan children, 2011-2012External
Edison L, Beaudoin A, Goh L, Introcaso CE, Martin D, Dubray C, Marrone J, Van Beneden C.
PLoS One. 2015 ;10(10):e0139336.
HIV testing, HIV positivity, and linkage and referral services in correctional facilities in the United States, 2009-2013External
Seth P, Figueroa A, Wang G, Reid L, Belcher L.
Sex Transm Dis. 2015 Nov;42(11):643-9.
- Homonegative attitudes and risk behaviors for HIV and other sexually transmitted infections among sexually active men in the United StatesExternal
Development of a community health inclusion index: an evaluation tool for improving inclusion of people with disabilities in community health initiativesExternal
Eisenberg Y, Rimmer JH, Mehta T, Fox MH.
BMC Public Health. 2015 ;15(1):1050.
- Development of a community health inclusion index: an evaluation tool for improving inclusion of people with disabilities in community health initiativesExternal
Trends in the use of prescription antibiotics: NHANES 1999-2012External
Frenk SM, Kit BK, Lukacs SL, Hicks LA, Gu Q.
J Antimicrob Chemother. 2015 Oct 12.
- Trends in the use of prescription antibiotics: NHANES 1999-2012External
Brominated flame retardants and other persistent organohalogenated compounds in relation to timing of puberty in a longitudinal study of girlsExternal
Windham GC, Pinney SM, Voss RW, Sjodin A, Biro FM, Greenspan LC, Stewart S, Hiatt RA, Kushi LH.
Environ Health Perspect. 2015 Oct;123(10):1046-52.
Associations between paternal urinary phthalate metabolite concentrations and reproductive outcomes among couples seeking fertility treatmentExternal
Dodge LE, Williams PL, Williams , Missmer SA, Souter I, Calafat AM, Hauser R.
Reprod Toxicol. 2015 Oct 6.
- Brominated flame retardants and other persistent organohalogenated compounds in relation to timing of puberty in a longitudinal study of girlsExternal
The dynamics of genetic interactions between Vibrio metoecus and Vibrio cholerae, two close relatives co-occurring in the environmentExternal
Orata FD, Kirchberger PC, Meheust R, Barlow EJ, Tarr CL, Boucher Y.
Genome Biol Evol. 2015 Oct 9.
Absence of putative artemisinin resistance mutations among Plasmodium falciparum in Sub-Saharan Africa: a molecular epidemiologic studyExternal
Taylor SM, Parobek CM, DeConti DK, Kayentao K, Coulibaly SO, Greenwood BM, Tagbor H, Williams J, Bojang K, Njie F, Desai M, Kariuki S, Gutman J, Mathanga DP, Martensson A, Ngasala B, Conrad MD, Rosenthal PJ, Tshefu AK, Moormann AM, Vulule JM, Doumbo OK, Ter Kuile FO, Meshnick SR, Bailey JA, Juliano JJ.
J Infect Dis. 2015 Mar 1;211(5):680-8.
Exploring genomic, geographic and virulence interactions among epidemic and non-epidemic St. Louis encephalitis virus (flavivirus) strainsExternal
Diaz LA, Goni SE, Iserte JA, Quaglia AI, Singh A, Logue CH, Powers AM, Contigiani MS.
PLoS One. 2015 ;10(8):e0136316.
- The dynamics of genetic interactions between Vibrio metoecus and Vibrio cholerae, two close relatives co-occurring in the environmentExternal
Trends in state/territorial obesity prevalence by race/ethnicity among U.S. low-income, preschool-aged childrenExternal
Pan L, Grummer-Strawn LM, McGuire LC, Park S, Blanck HM.
Pediatr Obes. 2015 Oct 14.
- Trends in state/territorial obesity prevalence by race/ethnicity among U.S. low-income, preschool-aged childrenExternal
Mucosal barrier injury laboratory-confirmed bloodstream infections (MBI-LCBI): descriptive analysis of data reported to National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN), 2013External
Epstein L, See I, Edwards JR, Magill SS, Thompson ND.
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2015 Oct 12:1-6.
- Mucosal barrier injury laboratory-confirmed bloodstream infections (MBI-LCBI): descriptive analysis of data reported to National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN), 2013External
Long-term consistency in rotavirus vaccine protection: RV5 and RV1 vaccine effectiveness in US children, 2012-2013External
Payne DC, Selvarangan R, Azimi PH, Boom JA, Englund JA, Staat MA, Halasa NB, Weinberg GA, Szilagyi PG, Chappell J, McNeal M, Klein EJ, Sahni LC, Johnston SH, Harrison CJ, Baker CJ, Bernstein DI, Moffatt ME, Tate JE, Mijatovic-Rustempasic S, Esona MD, Wikswo ME, Curns AT, Sulemana I, Bowen MD, Gentsch JR, Parashar UD.
Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Oct 8.
Parent perception of provider interactions influences HPV vaccination status of adolescent femalesExternal
Clark SJ, Cowan AE, Filipp SL, Fisher AM, Stokley S.
Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2015 Oct 7.
Risk of anaphylaxis after vaccination in children and adultsExternal
McNeil MM, Weintraub ES, Duffy J, Sukumaran L, Jacobsen SJ, Klein NP, Hambidge SJ, Lee GM, Jackson LA, Irving SA, King JP, Kharbanda EO, Bednarczyk RA, DeStefano F.
J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2015 Sep 28.
Boosting immunity in recipients of live-attenuated zoster vaccineExternal
J Infect Dis. 2015 Oct 9.
Sabin vaccine reversion in the field: a comprehensive analysis of Sabin-like poliovirus isolates in NigeriaExternal
Famulare M, Chang S, Iber J, Zhao K, Adeniji JA, Bukbuk D, Baba M, Behrend M, Burns CC, Oberste MS.
J Virol. 2015 Oct 14.
Indirect cohort analysis of 10-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine effectiveness against vaccine-type and vaccine-related invasive pneumococcal diseaseExternal
Verani JR, Domingues CM, Moraes JC.
Vaccine. 2015 Oct 12.
Human papillomavirus vaccination coverage among school girls in a demonstration project – Botswana, 2013External
Raesima MM, Forhan SE, Voetsch AC, Hewitt S, Hariri S, Wang SA, Pelletier AR, Letebele M, Pheto T, Ramogola-Masire D, El-Halabi S.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2015 ;64(40):1147-9.
- Long-term consistency in rotavirus vaccine protection: RV5 and RV1 vaccine effectiveness in US children, 2012-2013External
The association between youth violence exposure and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms in a sample of fifth-gradersExternal
Lewis T, Schwebel DC, Elliott MN, Visser SN, Toomey SL, McLaughlin KA, Cuccaro P, Tortolero Emery S, Banspach SW, Schuster MA.
Am J Orthopsychiatry. 2015 Sep;85(5):504-13.
Risk factors for suicide, attitudes toward mental illness, and practice-related stressors among US veterinariansExternal
Nett RJ, Witte TK, Holzbauer SM, Elchos BL, Campagnolo ER, Musgrave KJ, Carter KK, Kurkjian KM, Vanicek CF, O’Leary DR, Pride KR, Funk RH.
J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2015 Oct 15;247(8):945-55.
- The association between youth violence exposure and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms in a sample of fifth-gradersExternal
MDSC and TGFbeta are required for facilitation of tumor growth in the lungs of mice exposed to carbon nanotubesExternal
Shvedova AA, Kisin ER, Yanamala N, Tkach AV, Gutkin DW, Star A, Shurin GV, Kagan VE, Shurin MR.
Cancer Res. 2015 Apr 15;75(8):1615-23.
Evaluation of the specificity of two enzyme immunoassays for Coccidioidomycosis by using sera from a region of endemicity and a region of nonendemicityExternal
Lindsley MD, Ahn Y, McCotter O, Gade L, Hurst SF, Brandt ME, Park BJ, Litvintseva AP.
Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2015 Oct;22(10):1090-5.
Maternal polybrominated diphenyl ether (PBDE) exposure and thyroid hormones in maternal and cord sera: the HOME Study, Cincinnati, USAExternal
Vuong AM, Webster GM, Romano ME, Braun JM, Zoeller RT, Hoofnagle AN, Sjodin A, Yolton K, Lanphear BP, Chen A.
Environ Health Perspect. 2015 Oct;123(10):1079-85.
Desensitized morphological and cytokine response after stretch-shortening muscle contractions as a feature of aging in ratsExternal
Rader EP, Layner KN, Triscuit AM, Kashon ML, Gu JK, Ensey J, Baker BA.
Exp Gerontol. 2015 Oct 7.
Intranasal deposition of Accuspray aerosol in anatomically correct models of 2-, 5-, and 12-year-old childrenExternal
Laube BL, Sharpless G, Vikani AR, Harrand V, Zinreich SJ, Sedberry K, Knaus D, Barry J, Papania M.
J Aerosol Med Pulm Drug Deliv. 2015 Oct;28(5):320-33.
Determination of aflatoxin B in smokeless tobacco products by use of UHPLC-MS/MSExternal
Zitomer N, Rybak ME, Li Z, Walters MJ, Holman MR.
J Agric Food Chem. 2015 Oct 9.
- Measurement of transport properties of aerosolized nanomaterials
Ku BK, Kulkarni P.
Journal of Aerosol Science. 2015 ;90:169-181.
Silica coating influences the corona and biokinetics of cerium oxide nanoparticlesExternal
Konduru NV, Jimenez RJ, Swami A, Friend S, Castranova V, Demokritou P, Brain JD, Molina RM.
Part Fibre Toxicol. 2015 ;12(1):31.
Diacetyl and 2,3-pentanedione exposure of human cultured airway epithelial cells: ion transport effects and metabolism of butter flavoring agentsExternal
Zaccone EJ, Goldsmith WT, Shimko MJ, Wells R, Schwegler-Berry D, Willard PA, Case SL, Thompson JA, Fedan JS.
Toxicol Appl Pharmacol. 2015 Oct 7.
- MDSC and TGFbeta are required for facilitation of tumor growth in the lungs of mice exposed to carbon nanotubesExternal
Editorial utility of population-based birth defects surveillance for monitoring the health of infants and as a foundation for etiologic researchExternal
Moore CA, McCabe ER.
Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol. 2015 Oct 12.
Location of usual source of care among children and adolescents in the United States, 1997-2013External
Simon AE, Rossen LM, Schoendorf KC, Larson K, Olson LM.
J Pediatr. 2015 Oct 7.
- Editorial utility of population-based birth defects surveillance for monitoring the health of infants and as a foundation for etiologic researchExternal
Biomarkers of nutrition for development – folate reviewExternal
Bailey LB, Stover PJ, McNulty H, Fenech MF, Gregory JF, Mills JL, Pfeiffer CM, Fazili Z, Zhang M, Ueland PM, Molloy AM, Caudill MA, Shane B, Berry RJ, Bailey RL, Hausman DB, Raghavan R, Raiten DJ.
J Nutr. 2015 Jul;145(7):1636S-80S.
Dietary intake of polyunsaturated fatty acids and fish among US children 12-60 months of ageExternal
Keim SA, Branum AM.
Matern Child Nutr. 2015 Oct;11(4):987-98.
- Biomarkers of nutrition for development – folate reviewExternal
What do firefighters desire from the next generation of personal protective equipment? outcomes from an international surveyExternal
Lee JY, Park J, Park H, Coca A, Kim JH, Taylor NA, Son SY, Tochihara Y.
Ind Health. 2015 Oct 2;53(5):434-44.
Fatal work-related injuries: southeastern United States, 2008-2011External
Brinker K, Jacobs T, Shire J, Bunn T, Chalmers J, Dang G, Flammia D, Higgins S, Lackovic M, Lavender A, Lewis JS, Li Y, Harduar Morano L, Porter A, Rauscher K, Slavova S, Watkins S, Zhang L, Funk R.
Workplace Health Saf. 2015 Oct 14.
- What do firefighters desire from the next generation of personal protective equipment? outcomes from an international surveyExternal
Comparative respiratory morbidity of former and current US coal minersExternal
Halldin CN, Wolfe AL, Laney AS.
Am J Public Health. 2015 Oct 15:e1-e2.
- Comparative respiratory morbidity of former and current US coal minersExternal
Evaluation of case management of uncomplicated malaria in Haiti: a national health facility survey, 2012External
Landman KZ, Jean SE, Existe A, Akom EE, Chang MA, Lemoine JF, Mace KE.
Malar J. 2015 ;14(1):394.
- Evaluation of case management of uncomplicated malaria in Haiti: a national health facility survey, 2012External
Do patients at sites with high RCT enrollment propensity have better outcomes?External
O’Malley AJ, Zelevinsky K, He Y, Busch AB.
Med Care. 2015 Nov;53(11):989-95.
- Do patients at sites with high RCT enrollment propensity have better outcomes?External
State legislators’ sources and use of information: bridging the gap between research and policyExternal
Dodson EA, Geary NA, Brownson RC.
Health Educ Res. 2015 Oct 13.
Do state community health worker laws align with best available evidence?External
Barbero C, Gilchrist S, Chriqui JF, Martin MA, Wennerstrom A, VanderVeur J, Prewitt K, Brownstein JN.
J Community Health. 2015 Oct 11.
- State legislators’ sources and use of information: bridging the gap between research and policyExternal
Google searches or quit attempts as a success measure for an antismoking campaignExternal
McAfee T, Davis KC, Cox SN, Beistle DM.
Am J Prev Med. 2015 Oct 8.
Cigarette smoking prevalence among adults working in the health care and social assistance sector, 2008 to 2012External
Syamlal G, Mazurek JM, Storey E, Dube SR.
J Occup Environ Med. 2015 Oct;57(10):1107-12.
Trends in quit attempts among adult cigarette smokers – United States, 2001-2013External
Lavinghouze SR, Malarcher A, Jama A, Neff L, Debrot K, Whalen L.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2015 ;64(40):1129-35.
Cigarette, cigar, and marijuana use among high school students – United States, 1997-2013External
Rolle IV, Kennedy SM, Agaku I, Jones SE, Bunnell R, Caraballo R, Xu X, Schauer G, McAfee T.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2015 ;64(40):1136-41.
Controlled substance prescribing patterns – Prescription Behavior Surveillance System, eight states, 2013External
Paulozzi LJ, Strickler GK, Kreiner PW, Koris CM.
MMWR Surveill Summ. 2015 ;64(9):1-14.
- Google searches or quit attempts as a success measure for an antismoking campaignExternal
Improving mortality data in Jordan: a 10 year review Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5 pages]External
Dababneh F, Nichols EK, Asad M, Haddad Y, Notzon F, Anderson R.
Bull World Health Org. 2015 ;93(10):727-731.
- Improving mortality data in Jordan: a 10 year review Cdc-pdf[PDF – 5 pages]External
- Assessing the effect of decentralisation of laboratory diagnosis for drug-resistant tuberculosis in KenyaExternal
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