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Global burden of tuberculosis: where we are and what to do.

Lancet Infect Dis 2018 12;18(12):1291-1293

Ministry of Health, Lusaka, Zambia; Zambia National Public Health Institute, Lusaka, Zambia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30654-6DOI Listing
December 2018

Performance of the Xpert MTB/RIF assay in the diagnosis of tuberculosis in formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissues.

Int J Mycobacteriol 2017 Jan-Mar;6(1):87-93

Department of Infection, Division of Infection and Immunity, University College London; National Institute for Health Research Biomedical Research Centre at UCL Hospitals, London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/2212-5531.201892DOI Listing
July 2018

Tuberculosis: progress and advances in development of new drugs, treatment regimens, and host-directed therapies.

Lancet Infect Dis 2018 07 23;18(7):e183-e198. Epub 2018 Mar 23.

Centre for Clinical Microbiology, Division of Infection and Immunity, University College London, London, UK; National Institute of Health and Research Biomedical Research Centre, UCL Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30110-5DOI Listing
July 2018

Taking forward the Stop TB Partnership and World Health Organization Joint Theme for World TB Day March 24th 2018 - "Wanted: Leaders for a TB-Free World. You can make history. End TB".

Int J Infect Dis 2018 03 22;68:122-124. Epub 2018 Mar 22.

UNZA-UCLMS Research and Training Program, University Teaching Hospital, Lusaka, Zambia; Center for Clinical Microbiology, Division of Infection and Immunity, University College London, London, UK; National Institute of Health Research, Biomedical Research Centre at University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2018.03.002DOI Listing
March 2018

Outcomes of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Zambia: a cohort analysis.

Infection 2017 Dec 4;45(6):831-839. Epub 2017 Aug 4.

Department of Global Health, Amsterdam Institute for Global Health and Development, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s15010-017-1054-8DOI Listing
December 2017

Tuberculosis among older adults in Zambia: burden and characteristics among a neglected group.

BMC Public Health 2017 10 12;17(1):804. Epub 2017 Oct 12.

School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-017-4836-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5639764PMC
October 2017

Health Seeking Behaviour among Individuals with Presumptive Tuberculosis in Zambia.

PLoS One 2016 6;11(10):e0163975. Epub 2016 Oct 6.

Center of Tropical Medicine and Travel Medicine, Department of Infectious Diseases, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0163975PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5053535PMC
June 2017

Application of highly portable MinION nanopore sequencing technology for the monitoring of nosocomial tuberculosis infection.

Int J Mycobacteriol 2016 Dec 23;5 Suppl 1:S24. Epub 2016 Nov 23.

Dept. Paediatrics & Child Health, The University Teaching Hospital, Lusaka, Zambia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmyco.2016.10.035DOI Listing
December 2016

Tuberculosis patients' pre-hospital delay and non-compliance with a longstanding DOT programme: a mixed methods study in urban Zambia.

BMC Public Health 2016 10 28;16(1):1130. Epub 2016 Oct 28.

Center of Tropical Medicine and Travel Medicine, Department of Infectious Diseases, Division of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-016-3771-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5086075PMC
October 2016

The prevalence and socio-economic determinants of HIV among teenagers aged 15-18 years who were participating in a mobile testing population based survey in 2013-2014 in Zambia.

BMC Public Health 2016 08 15;16:789. Epub 2016 Aug 15.

Department of Epidemiology and Disease Control, Ministry of Community Development, Mother and Child Health, Lusaka, Zambia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12889-016-3449-3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4986371PMC
August 2016

Burden of respiratory tract infections at post mortem in Zambian children.

BMC Med 2016 Jul 1;14:99. Epub 2016 Jul 1.

University of Zambia and University College London Medical School (UNZA-UCLMS) Research and Training Programme, University Teaching Hospital, Lusaka, Zambia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12916-016-0645-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4929772PMC
July 2016

Assessing the consequences of stigma for tuberculosis patients in urban Zambia.

PLoS One 2015 25;10(3):e0119861. Epub 2015 Mar 25.

Center of Tropical Medicine and Travel Medicine, Department of Infectious Diseases, Division of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0119861PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4373828PMC
March 2016

Implementation Research to Inform the Use of Xpert MTB/RIF in Primary Health Care Facilities in High TB and HIV Settings in Resource Constrained Settings.

PLoS One 2015 1;10(6):e0126376. Epub 2015 Jun 1.

ZAMBART Project, University of Zambia, School of Medicine, Lusaka, Zambia; Clinical research Department, Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0126376PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4451006PMC
February 2016

Non-tuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) in Zambia: prevalence, clinical, radiological and microbiological characteristics.

BMC Infect Dis 2015 Nov 6;15:500. Epub 2015 Nov 6.

Center of Tropical Medicine and Travel Medicine, Amsterdam Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-015-1264-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4636841PMC
November 2015

Burden of tuberculosis at post mortem in inpatients at a tertiary referral centre in sub-Saharan Africa: a prospective descriptive autopsy study.

Lancet Infect Dis 2015 May 10;15(5):544-51. Epub 2015 Mar 10.

Department of Infection, Division of Infection and Immunity, University College London, London, UK; University of Zambia and University College London Medical School Research and Training Project, University Teaching Hospital, Lusaka, Zambia; National Institute for Health Research Biomedical Research Centre, University College London Hospitals, London, UK. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(15)70058-7DOI Listing
May 2015

Perspectives on tuberculosis in pregnancy.

Int J Infect Dis 2015 Mar;32:124-7

Centre for Clinical Microbiology, Department of Infection, Division of Infection and Immunity, University College London, London, UK; University of Zambia and University College London Medical School (UNZA-UCLMS) Research and Training Programme, University Teaching Hospital, Lusaka, Zambia; NIHR Biomedical Research Centre, University College London Hospitals, London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2014.12.014DOI Listing
March 2015

A survey to assess the extent of public-private mix DOTS in the management of tuberculosis in Zambia.

Afr J Prim Health Care Fam Med 2015 Mar 27;7(1). Epub 2015 Mar 27.

University of Zambia, School of Medicine, Department of Public Health.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4564910PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/phcfm.v7i1.692DOI Listing
March 2015

The sensitivity and specificity of using a computer aided diagnosis program for automatically scoring chest X-rays of presumptive TB patients compared with Xpert MTB/RIF in Lusaka Zambia.

PLoS One 2014 4;9(4):e93757. Epub 2014 Apr 4.

Department of medicine, School of Medicine, University of Zambia, ZAMBART Project, Lusaka, Zambia; Clinical research department, Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0093757PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3976315PMC
January 2015

Multidrug-resistant TB in Zambia: review of national data from 2000 to 2011.

Trop Med Int Health 2013 Nov 11;18(11):1386-91. Epub 2013 Sep 11.

Ministry of Health, Lusaka, Zambia; National TB and Leprosy Control Programme, Ministry of Health, Lusaka, Zambia; University of Zambia-University College London Medical School Research and Training Programme, Lusaka, Zambia; Center for Tropical Medicine and Travel Medicine, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tmi.12183DOI Listing
November 2013

Leprosy trends in Zambia 1991-2009.

Trop Med Int Health 2012 Oct 29;17(10):1289-93. Epub 2012 Jul 29.

Ministry of Health, Lusaka, Zambia  National TB and Leprosy Control Programme, Ministry of Health, Lusaka, Zambia  University of Zambia and University College London Medical School Research and Training Programme, University Teaching Hospital, Lusaka, Zambia  Center for Tropical Medicine and Travel Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands  Department of Infection, Division of Infection and Immunity, University College London, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-3156.2012.03050.xDOI Listing
October 2012

Tuberculosis and tuberculosis/HIV/AIDS-associated mortality in Africa: the urgent need to expand and invest in routine and research autopsies.

J Infect Dis 2012 May 22;205 Suppl 2:S340-6. Epub 2012 Mar 22.

University of Zambia and University College London Medical School, (UNZA-UCLMS), Research and Training Project, Lusaka, Zambia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jir859DOI Listing
May 2012

Trends of Zambia's tuberculosis burden over the past two decades.

Trop Med Int Health 2011 Nov 29;16(11):1404-9. Epub 2011 Jul 29.

National TB and Leprosy Control Program, Ministry of Health, Lusaka, Zambia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-3156.2011.02849.xDOI Listing
November 2011

New and improved diagnostics for detection of drug-resistant pulmonary tuberculosis.

Curr Opin Pulm Med 2011 May;17(3):134-41

Department of Infection, University College London Medical School, Windeyer Institute of Medical Sciences, 46 Cleveland Street, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MCP.0b013e3283452346DOI Listing
May 2011

Tuberculosis in prisons in sub-Saharan Africa--the need for improved health services, surveillance and control.

Tuberculosis (Edinb) 2011 Mar 20;91(2):173-8. Epub 2011 Jan 20.

Department of Infection, University College London Medical School, Windeyer Institute, 46 Cleveland Street, London W1T 4JF, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tube.2010.12.002DOI Listing
March 2011

Management of pulmonary tuberculosis patients in an urban setting in Zambia: a patient's perspective.

BMC Public Health 2010 Dec 7;10:756. Epub 2010 Dec 7.

Tropical Diseases Research Centre, Biomedical Sciences Department, P, O, Box 71769, Ndola, Zambia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-10-756DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3004839PMC
December 2010

Reflections on the white plague.

Lancet Infect Dis 2009 Mar;9(3):197-202

Centre for Infectious Diseases and International Health, University College London Medical School, UCL Windeyer Institute of Medical Sciences, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(09)70045-3DOI Listing
March 2009

The biosocial dynamics of tuberculosis.

Trop Med Int Health 2009 Feb 15;14(2):124-30. Epub 2009 Jan 15.

Centre for Infectious Diseases and International Health, University College London, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-3156.2008.02205.xDOI Listing
February 2009