A Prospective Study of the Prevalence of Tuberculosis and Bacteraemia in Bangladeshi Children with Severe Malnutrition and Pneumonia Including an Evaluation of Xpert MTB/RIF Assay
Mohammod Jobayer Chisti, Stephen M Graham, Trevor Duke, Tahmeed Ahmed, Hasan Ashraf, Abu Syed Golam Faruque, Sophie La Vincente, Sayera Banu, Rubhana Raqib, Mohammed Abdus Salam
PLOS ONE | PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE | Published : 2014
Awarded by Dhaka Hospital of International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr, b)
This research study was funded by the Dhaka Hospital of International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr, b; grant no Gr-00233) and its donors, which provide unrestricted support to icddr, b for its operations and research. Current donors providing unrestricted support include: Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID), Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh, Canadian International Development Agency, Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, and the Department for International Development, United Kingdom. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.