Evaluation of a Rapid Molecular Drug-Susceptibility Test for Tuberculosis — NEJM

Original Article from The New England Journal of Medicine — Evaluation of a Rapid Molecular Drug-Susceptibility Test for Tuberculosis

Fonte: Evaluation of a Rapid Molecular Drug-Susceptibility Test for Tuberculosis — NEJM

Recomendo fortemente assistir o free video anexado ao sumário do artigo. Infelizmente em inglês.

CDC | TB | Fact Sheets – Diagnosis of TB Disease

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Tuberculosis Elimination

Fonte: CDC | TB | Fact Sheets – Diagnosis of TB Disease

Como gancho do post anterior, esta página do CDC explica os pormenores desta ferramenta diagnóstica.

GeneXpert MTB/Rif to Diagnose Tuberculous Meningitis: Perhaps the First Test but not the Last

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Fonte: GeneXpert MTB/Rif to Diagnose Tuberculous Meningitis: Perhaps the First Test but not the Last

A incorporação de tecnologia de diagnósticos rápidos em infectologia é, ao meu ver, um passo fundamental na melhora de nossa especialidade.