Isoniazid Preventive Therapy for the Prevention of Tuberculosis in People Living with HIV. HIV disease is the most grounded danger variable for a man to create tuberculosis (TB), and TB is in charge of more than a quarter of all AIDS-related passing around the world.The administration of Isoniazid to individuals with latent infection with M. tuberculosis in order to prevent progression to active TB disease. Isoniazid Preventive Therapy reduces tuberculosis incidence in HIV infected patients by 62% in those with a positive tuberculin skin test.If TST is performed, Isoniazid Preventive Therapy should only be given to patients who are TST positive
Related Journals of Isoniazid Preventive Therapy
American Journal of Preventive Medicine, Journal of Preventive Medicine and Hygiene, International Journal of Preventive Medicine, Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health.
All Published work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
Copyright © 2019 All rights reserved. iMedPub LTD Last revised : January 16, 2019