Anti-tuberculosis drug resistance in Sub-Saharan Africa: The case of Uganda

Authored by: Deus Lukoye
Thesis Universiteit van Amsterdam
Promotor(s): F.G.J. Cobelens
Copromotor(s): L. Joloba Moses
Date of thesis defense: 12/02/2015

This thesis reports findings of six studies including two tuberculosis (TB) drugresistance surveys, a comparative study of HIV infection rates among patients enrolled in the survey and those under routine TB/HIV surveillance, two TB molecular epidemiological analyses and a systematic review and meta-analysis ofdrug-resistant TB in subSaharan Africa. Read more