Management of tuberculosis in children.
LM Voss, undefined Australasian Subgroup in Paediatric Infectious Disease of the Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases, undefined Australasian Paediatric Respiratory Group
Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health | Published : 2000
This paper provides specific guidelines on the management of tuberculosis infection and disease, covering general principles, recommended drug regimens and discuss the evidence to support these. It also covers use of corticosteroids, intermittent therapy, directly observed therapy and an approach to the management of a patient with drug-resistant tuberculosis.