The impact of smoking on the anti-tuberculosis therapy
- At: 2008 FIP Congress in Basel (Switzerland)
- Type: Poster
- By: CHIANG, Yi-Chun (Taipei Medical University Wanfang Hospital, Taipei, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Lee, Jen-Ai (School of Pharmacy, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, China Taiwan)
Lee, Chun-Nin (Department of Internal Medicine, Taipei Medical University Wanfang Hospital, China Taiwan)
Chen, Hsiang-Yin (Taipei Medical University Wanfang Hospital, TAIPEI, China Taiwan)
Purpose: Tobacco and tuberculosis (TB) are both one of the serious problems in the world. The influence of smoking on TB was studies in the countries with high prevalence of both smoking and TB. Studies indicated that smoking was a risk factor for TB morbidity, mortality and non-adherence. The objective of the current study was to estimate the.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.