Treatment of pulmonary tuberculosis

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Handbook of Tuberculosis

This chapter addresses the treatment of pulmonary tuberculosis highlighting drug classes, recommended regimens, adverse drug reactions, drug-drug interactions, and practical aspects of monitoring, The principles of treatment of latent tuberculosis are also addressed including whom to treat, what regimens to use, and practical aspects of monitoring.


Dorman S, Gupta A. Treatment of pulmonary tuberculosis. In: Grosset JH, Chaisson RE, eds. Handbook of Tuberculosis. Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing Switzerland. 2017:35-90. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-26273-4