Tuberculosis occurs all over the world, particularly in poorer regions, and where human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is common. Over 95% of tuberculosis deaths occur in developing countries and it is among the top three causes of death for women between the ages of 15-44.
This booklet provides summaries of Cochrane systematic reviews for the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of tuberculosis.
Anon. Evidence-Based Interventions for Diagnosing, Preventing and Treating Tuberculosis. South African Cochrane Centre, Tygerberg, South Africa (2014) 16 pp.