#Prevalence of and #risk #factors for active #tuberculosis in #migrants screened before entry to the #UK: a population-based cross-sectional study (The Lancet ID., abstract)

Source: The Lancet Infectious Diseases, full page: (LINK). Abstract, edited.]


Prevalence of and risk factors for active tuberculosis in migrants screened before entry to the UK: a population-based cross-sectional study

Robert W Aldridge, Dominik Zenner, Peter J White, Morris C Muzyamba, Miranda Loutet, Poonam Dhavan, Davide Mosca, Andrew C Hayward, Ibrahim Abubakar

Published Online: 21 March 2016 / Publication stage: In Press Corrected Proof / Open Access / DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(16)00072-4

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I am an Italian blogger, active since 2005 with main focus on emerging infectious diseases such as avian influenza, SARS, antibiotics resistance, and many other global Health issues. Other fields of interest are: climate change, global warming, geological and biological sciences. My activity consists mainly in collection and analysis of news, public services updates, confronting sources and making decision about what are the 'signals' of an impending crisis (an outbreak, for example). When a signal is detected, I follow traces during the entire course of an event. I started in 2005 my blog ''A TIME'S MEMORY'', now with more than 40,000 posts and 3 millions of web interactions. Subsequently I added an Italian Language blog, then discontinued because of very low traffic and interest. I contributed for seven years to a public forum (FluTrackers.com) in the midst of the Ebola epidemic in West Africa in 2014, I left the site to continue alone my data tracking job.