A comparison between interferon gamma release assays and the tuberculin skin test in the contact tracing of patients with chronic kidney disease

D. W. Connell (Lead / Corresponding author), A. Singanayagam, R. Charif, P. M. George, P. L. Molyneaux, C. McCrudden, M. Magtoto, E. Harden, S. L. Seneviratne, N. D. Duncan, O. M. Kon

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    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)729-730
    Number of pages2
    JournalThorax
    Volume66
    Issue number8
    Early online date14 Oct 2010
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - Aug 2011

    Keywords

    • Adult
    • Aged
    • Aged, 80 and over
    • Contact Tracing/methods
    • Cross Infection/diagnosis
    • Female
    • Follow-Up Studies
    • Humans
    • Interferon-gamma/biosynthesis
    • Latent Tuberculosis/diagnosis
    • Male
    • Middle Aged
    • Opportunistic Infections/diagnosis
    • Renal Insufficiency, Chronic/complications
    • Tuberculin Test

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    Connell, D. W., Singanayagam, A., Charif, R., George, P. M., Molyneaux, P. L., McCrudden, C., Magtoto, M., Harden, E., Seneviratne, S. L., Duncan, N. D., & Kon, O. M. (2011). A comparison between interferon gamma release assays and the tuberculin skin test in the contact tracing of patients with chronic kidney disease. Thorax, 66(8), 729-730. https://doi.org/10.1136/thx.2010.149088