Daily Archives: December 13, 2019

WHO recommends expanded access to new, shorter, all oral regimens for drug-resistant TB

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Incorporating patient data from national TB programs and from ongoing research, the World Health Organization has updated its guidelines on treatment for drug-resistant tuberculosis with an emphasis on accelerating access to more effective regimens that eliminate the inclusion of toxic painful injections. Among the data leading to the updated recommendation, released in a WHO Rapid […]