AIDS 2022 Jan 24. Epub 2022 Jan 24.
Institute for Infection and Immunity, St George's University of London, UK Clinical Academic Group in Infection and Immunity, St George's University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK Centre for Healthcare-Associated Infections, Antimicrobial Resistance and Mycoses (CHARM), National Institute for Communicable Diseases, a Division of the National Health Laboratory Service (NHLS), South Africa MRC Centre for Medical Mycology, University of Exeter, UK Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa Division of Medical Microbiology, University of Cape Town, South Africa Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Pretoria, South Africa Centre for Tuberculosis, National Institute for Communicable Diseases, a Division of the NHLS, South Africa Centre for HIV & STIs, National Institute for Communicable Diseases, a Division of the NHLS, South Africa Department of Clinical Research, Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK Botswana Harvard AIDS Institute Partnership, Botswana.
Objective: Investigation of the diagnostic yield of urine-based tuberculosis (TB) screening in patients with advanced HIV disease.
Design: Cross-sectional screening study.
Setting: HIV outpatient clinics and wards at two hospitals in Johannesburg, South Africa between June 2015 and October 2017. Read More