Rifapentine demonstrates efficacy for pregnant women, including those with HIV

Post Date: 
2020-03-14
Source: 
Infectious Disease News via Healio

“A woman is more likely to develop tuberculosis (TB) in the first 90 days after she has a baby than at any other time in her life, especially if she has HIV,” Jyoti S. MathadMD, MS, assistant professor of medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, at Weill Cornell Medical College, told Healio.