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    December 2017
  1. CHE Y, Song Q, Yang T, Ping G, et al
    Fluoroquinolone resistance in multidrug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis independent of fluoroquinolone use.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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    November 2017
  2. LUZZATI R, Migliori GB, Zignol M, Cirillo DM, et al
    Children under 5 years are at risk for tuberculosis after occasional contact with highly contagious patients: outbreak from a smear-positive healthcare worker.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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  3. FALZON D, Migliori GB, Jaramillo E, Weyer K, et al
    Digital health to end tuberculosis in the Sustainable Development Goals era: achievements, evidence and future perspectives.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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  4. FURIN J, Lessem E, Cox V
    Recommending prolonged bedaquiline use for the treatment of highly resistant strains of tuberculosis.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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  5. KUKSA L, Barkane L, Hittel N, Gupta R, et al
    Final treatment outcomes of multidrug- and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis patients in Latvia receiving delamanid-containing regimens.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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  6. VAN DER WERF MJ, Sotgiu G, Dara M
    Closing the gap in surveillance of tuberculosis and HIV co-infection: a European perspective on the need for clinician-public health alliances.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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  7. ARNOLDUSSEN M, Schimmel H, Op de Coul E, van den Hof S, et al
    Tuberculosis patients with unknown HIV status in the Netherlands: analysing underreporting and lack of testing.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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    October 2017
  8. VAN DE BERG S, Erkens C, van Rest J, van den Hof S, et al
    Evaluation of tuberculosis screening of immigrants in the Netherlands.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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  9. HELDAL E
    A katG 315 mutation alone should not lead to exclusion of isoniazid in treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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  10. CHESOV D, Ciobanu N, Lange C, Heyckendorf J, et al
    High-dose isoniazid in the shorter-course multidrug-resistant tuberculosis regimen in the Republic of Moldova.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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  11. KODAMA C, Lange B, Olaru ID, Khan P, et al
    Mycobacterium tuberculosis transmission from patients with drug-resistant compared to drug-susceptible TB: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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  12. FIEBIG L, Hauer B, Andres M, Haas W, et al
    Tuberculosis screening in asylum seekers in Germany, 2015: characteristics of cases and yield.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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    September 2017
  13. FOURNIER A, Bernard C, Sougakoff W, Quelet S, et al
    Neither genotyping nor contact tracing allow correct understanding of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis transmission.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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    August 2017
  14. CHEE CBE, KhinMar KW, Sng LH, Jureen R, et al
    The shorter multidrug-resistant tuberculosis treatment regimen in Singapore: are patients from South-East Asia eligible?
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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  15. CAZABON D, Suresh A, Oghor C, Qin ZZ, et al
    Implementation of Xpert MTB/RIF in 22 high tuberculosis burden countries: are we making progress?
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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  16. LEE MR, Ho CM, Lee CH, Lee MC, et al
    Tuberculosis contact investigation in an intermediate burden setting: implications from a large tuberculosis contact cohort in Taiwan.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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  17. DOBLER CC, Cheung K, Nguyen J, Martin A, et al
    Risk of tuberculosis in patients with solid cancers and haematological malignancies: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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    July 2017
  18. CAMINERO JA, Piubello A, Scardigli A, Migliori GB, et al
    Proposal for a standardised treatment regimen to manage pre- and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis cases.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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  19. AHMAD KHAN F, Pande T, Tessema B, Song R, et al
    Computer-aided reading of tuberculosis chest radiography: moving the research agenda forward to inform policy.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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  20. RAVIGLIONE M, Poznyak V
    Targeting harmful use of alcohol for prevention and treatment of tuberculosis: a call for action.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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  21. IMTIAZ S, Shield KD, Roerecke M, Samokhvalov AV, et al
    Alcohol consumption as a risk factor for tuberculosis: meta-analyses and burden of disease.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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  22. AHMAD KHAN F, Salim MAH, du Cros P, Casas EC, et al
    Effectiveness and safety of standardised shorter regimens for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: individual patient data and aggregate data meta-analyses.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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  23. ZENNER D, Loutet MG, Harris R, Wilson S, et al
    Evaluating 17 years of latent tuberculosis infection screening in north-west England: a retrospective cohort study of reactivation.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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  24. GUGLIELMETTI L, Varaine F, Huerga H, Bonnet M, et al
    Shortened multidrug-resistant tuberculosis treatment in settings with a high prevalence of ofloxacin resistance.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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  25. ONI T, Berkowitz N, Kubjane M, Goliath R, et al
    Trilateral overlap of tuberculosis, diabetes and HIV-1 in a high-burden African setting: implications for TB control.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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  26. MULLERPATTAN JB, Nikam C, Sharma U, Rodrigues C, et al
    Rifampicin-resistant tuberculosis: what is the best initial empiric regimen in Mumbai, India?
    Eur Respir J. 2017;50.
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    June 2017
  27. SOLOVIC I, Abubakar I, Sotgiu G, Dara M, et al
    Standard operating procedures for tuberculosis care.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  28. VAN DER WERF MJ, Kodmon C, Catchpole M
    Shorter regimens for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis should also be applicable in Europe.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  29. HELDAL E, Van Deun A, Chiang CY, Rieder HL, et al
    Shorter regimens for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis should also be applicable in Europe.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  30. VAN DEUN A, Chiang CY
    Shortened multidrug-resistant tuberculosis regimens overcome low-level fluoroquinolone resistance.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  31. BOERE TM, Visser DH, van Furth AM, Lips P, et al
    Solar ultraviolet B exposure and global variation in tuberculosis incidence: an ecological analysis.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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    May 2017
  32. OLARU ID, Heyckendorf J, Andres S, Kalsdorf B, et al
    Bedaquiline-based treatment regimen for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  33. GUGLIELMETTI L
    Bedaquiline for the treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: another missed opportunity?
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  34. MILLER C, Lonnroth K, Sotgiu G, Migliori GB, et al
    The long and winding road of chest radiography for tuberculosis detection.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  35. RAHMAN MT, Codlin AJ, Rahman MM, Nahar A, et al
    An evaluation of automated chest radiography reading software for tuberculosis screening among public- and private-sector patients.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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    April 2017
  36. CATANZARO DG, Trollip AP, Seifert M, Georghiou SB, et al
    Evaluation of the microscopic observation drug susceptibility assay for the detection of first- and second-line drug susceptibility for Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  37. DALCOLMO M, Gayoso R, Sotgiu G, D'Ambrosio L, et al
    Resistance profile of drugs composing the "shorter" regimen for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Brazil, 2000-2015.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  38. NAKIWALA D, Kellgren L, Herzmann C, Olaru ID, et al
    Language discordance between tuberculosis patients and healthcare providers challenging universal access.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  39. BOZORGMEHR K, Joggerst B, Wagner U, Stock C, et al
    Yield of tuberculosis screening in asylum-seekers by country of origin: analysis of screening data in a German federal state (2002-2015).
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  40. FALZON D, Jaramillo E, Gilpin C, Weyer K, et al
    Therapeutic drug monitoring to prevent acquired drug resistance of fluoroquinolones in the treatment of tuberculosis.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  41. DAVIES FORSMAN L, Bruchfeld J, Alffenaar JC
    Therapeutic drug monitoring to prevent acquired drug resistance of fluoroquinolones in the treatment of tuberculosis.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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    March 2017
  42. PONTALI E, D'Ambrosio L, Centis R, Sotgiu G, et al
    Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis and beyond: an updated analysis of the current evidence on bedaquiline.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  43. YASSIN MA, Jaramillo E, Wandwalo E, Falzon D, et al
    Investing in a novel shorter treatment regimen for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: to be repeated.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  44. DALCOLMO M, Gayoso R, Sotgiu G, D'Ambrosio L, et al
    Effectiveness and safety of clofazimine in multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: a nationwide report from Brazil.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  45. FALZON D, Schunemann HJ, Harausz E, Gonzalez-Angulo L, et al
    World Health Organization treatment guidelines for drug-resistant tuberculosis, 2016 update.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  46. SINKOU H, Hurevich H, Rusovich V, Zhylevich L, et al
    Video-observed treatment for tuberculosis patients in Belarus: findings from the first programmatic experience.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  47. VAN DER WERF MJ, Hollo V, Kodmon C, Dara M, et al
    Eligibility for shorter treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in the European Union.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  48. KAMADA A, Amishima M
    QuantiFERON-TB(R) Gold Plus as a potential tuberculosis treatment monitoring tool.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  49. BJORN-MORTENSEN K, Lillebaek T, Koch A, Soborg B, et al
    Extent of transmission captured by contact tracing in a tuberculosis high endemic setting.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  50. VAN KAMPENHOUT E, Bolhuis MS, Alffenaar JC, Oswald LM, et al
    Pharmacokinetics of moxifloxacin and linezolid during and after pregnancy in a patient with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  51. UDWADIA ZF, Ganatra S, Mullerpattan JB
    Compassionate use of bedaquiline in highly drug-resistant tuberculosis patients in Mumbai, India.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  52. GARCIA-BASTEIRO AL, Miranda Ribeiro R, Brew J, Sacoor C, et al
    Tuberculosis on the rise in southern Mozambique (1997-2012).
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  53. VAN DER PAARDT AL, Akkerman OW, Gualano G, Palmieri F, et al
    Safety and tolerability of clarithromycin in the treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  54. LU P, Liu Q, Martinez L, Yang H, et al
    Time to sputum culture conversion and treatment outcome of patients with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: a prospective cohort study from urban China.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  55. ROTH DZ, Ronald LA, Ling D, Chiang LY, et al
    Impact of interferon-gamma release assay on the latent tuberculosis cascade of care: a population-based study.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  56. BASTOS ML, Lan Z, Menzies D
    An updated systematic review and meta-analysis for treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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    February 2017
  57. BLASI F, Matteelli A, Sotgiu G, Cirillo DM, et al
    Moving towards tuberculosis elimination: a call for action from Italy and a possible model for other low tuberculosis incidence countries.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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    January 2017
  58. SOTGIU G, Migliori GB
    Group 5 drugs for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: is the glass half full or half empty?
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  59. JAVAID A, Ahmad N, Khan AH, Shaheen Z, et al
    Applicability of the World Health Organization recommended new shorter regimen in a multidrug-resistant tuberculosis high burden country.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  60. FOX GJ, Benedetti A, Cox H, Koh WJ, et al
    Group 5 drugs for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: individual patient data meta-analysis.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  61. IZCO S, Eyene J, Perez-Lago L, Herranz M, et al
    Equatorial Guinea, a multidrug-resistant tuberculosis hotspot in Central Africa.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  62. FRANCISCO J, Oliveira O, Felgueiras O, Gaio AR, et al
    How much is too much alcohol in tuberculosis?
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  63. NATHAVITHARANA RR, Cudahy PG, Schumacher SG, Steingart KR, et al
    Accuracy of line probe assays for the diagnosis of pulmonary and multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  64. "Monitoring latent tuberculosis infection diagnosis and management in the Netherlands." Connie G.M. Erkens, Erika Slump, Maurits Verhagen, Henrieke Schimmel, Gerard de Vries, Frank Cobelens and Susan van den Hof. Eur Respir J 2016; 47: 1492-1501.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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  65. LIENHARDT C, Nahid P, Rich ML, Bansbach C, et al
    Target regimen profiles for treatment of tuberculosis: a WHO document.
    Eur Respir J. 2017;49.
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    December 2016
  66. PEDRAZZOLI D, Lalli M, Boccia D, Houben R, et al
    Can tuberculosis patients in resource-constrained settings afford chest radiography?
    Eur Respir J. 2016 Dec 23. pii: 1601877. doi: 10.1183/13993003.01877-2016.
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  67. GUGLIELMETTI L, Jaspard M, Le Du D, Lachatre M, et al
    Long-term outcome and safety of prolonged bedaquiline treatment for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.
    Eur Respir J. 2016 Dec 22. pii: 1601799. doi: 10.1183/13993003.01799-2016.
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  68. VEZIRIS N, Bernard C, Guglielmetti L, Le Du D, et al
    Rapid emergence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis bedaquiline resistance: lessons to avoid repeating past errors.
    Eur Respir J. 2016 Dec 22. pii: 1601719. doi: 10.1183/13993003.01719-2016.
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    November 2016
  69. PETRUCCIOLI E, Scriba TJ, Petrone L, Hatherill M, et al
    Correlates of tuberculosis risk: predictive biomarkers for progression to active tuberculosis.
    Eur Respir J. 2016 Nov 11. pii: ERJ-01012-2016. doi: 10.1183/13993003.01012-2016
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  70. ALBERT H, Nathavitharana RR, Denkinger CM, Isaacs C, et al
    Tuberculosis prevention must integrate technological and basic care innovation.
    Eur Respir J. 2016;48:1531-1532.
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  71. MASON PH, Oni T, van Herpen MM, Coussens AK, et al
    Tuberculosis prevention must integrate technological and basic care innovation.
    Eur Respir J. 2016;48:1529-1531.
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  72. TADOLINI M, Lingtsang RD, Tiberi S, Enwerem M, et al
    Cardiac safety of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis regimens including bedaquiline, delamanid and clofazimine.
    Eur Respir J. 2016;48:1527-1529.
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  73. WALLIS RS
    Cardiac safety of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis regimens including bedaquiline, delamanid and clofazimine.
    Eur Respir J. 2016;48:1526-1527.
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  74. PILARSKI A, Penn N, Ratnakumar S, Barker RD, et al
    Variation in vitamin D deficiency among tuberculosis patients by ethnic group and geographical region of birth: evidence from a diverse south London population.
    Eur Respir J. 2016;48:1507-1510.
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  75. ERKENS CG, Slump E, Verhagen M, Schimmel H, et al
    Risk of developing tuberculosis disease among persons diagnosed with latent tuberculosis infection in the Netherlands.
    Eur Respir J. 2016;48:1420-1428.
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  76. RENDON A, Fuentes Z, Torres-Duque CA, Granado MD, et al
    Roadmap for tuberculosis elimination in Latin American and Caribbean countries: a strategic alliance.
    Eur Respir J. 2016;48:1282-1287.
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  77. SOTGIU G, Beer N, Aliberti S, Migliori GB, et al
    Fighting tuberculosis in the EU/EEA: towards the new European Union standards on tuberculosis care.
    Eur Respir J. 2016;48:1278-1281.
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    October 2016
  78. UPLEKAR M, Atre S, Wells WA, Weil D, et al
    Mandatory tuberculosis case notification in high tuberculosis-incidence countries: policy and practice.
    Eur Respir J. 2016 Oct 20. pii: ERJ-00956-2016. doi: 10.1183/13993003.00956-2016
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  79. VAN ALTENA R, Akkerman OW, Alffenaar JC, Kerstjens HA, et al
    Shorter treatment for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: the good, the bad and the ugly.
    Eur Respir J. 2016 Oct 6. pii: ERJ-01208-2016. doi: 10.1183/13993003.01208-2016.
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  80. LEE RS, Proulx JF, Menzies D, Behr MA, et al
    Progression to tuberculosis disease increases with multiple exposures.
    Eur Respir J. 2016 Oct 6. pii: ERJ-00893-2016. doi: 10.1183/13993003.00893-2016.
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  81. DE VRIES G, van Rest J, Meijer W, Schimmel H, et al
    Tuberculosis screening yield of asylum seekers in Europe.
    Eur Respir J. 2016;48:1255-1256.
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  82. ARRAZOLA DE ONATE W, Weber L, Janssens K, Wanlin M, et al
    Tuberculosis screening yield of asylum seekers in Europe.
    Eur Respir J. 2016;48:1253-1254.
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    September 2016
  83. WINGFIELD T, Tovar MA, Huff D, Boccia D, et al
    The economic effects of supporting tuberculosis-affected households in Peru.
    Eur Respir J. 2016 Sep 22. pii: ERJ-00066-2016. doi: 10.1183/13993003.00066-2016
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  84. SOTGIU G, Pontali E, Centis R, D'Ambrosio L, et al
    New anti-tuberculosis drugs for special populations: a difficult-to-address issue.
    Eur Respir J. 2016;48:957-8.
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  85. ZUUR MA, Akkerman OW, Davies Forsman L, Hu Y, et al
    Fixed-dose combination and therapeutic drug monitoring in tuberculosis: friend or foe?
    Eur Respir J. 2016 Sep 1. pii: ERJ-00833-2016. doi: 10.1183/13993003.00833-2016.
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  86. ANDERSON C, Anderson SR, Maguire H, Hayward AC, et al
    Tuberculosis in London: the convergence of clinical and social complexity.
    Eur Respir J. 2016 Sep 1. pii: ERJ-00749-2016. doi: 10.1183/13993003.00749-2016.
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  87. MITNICK CD, White RA, Lu C, Rodriguez CA, et al
    Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis treatment failure detection depends on monitoring interval and microbiological method.
    Eur Respir J. 2016 Sep 1. pii: ERJ-00462-2016. doi: 10.1183/13993003.00462-2016.
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  88. SOTGIU G, Nahid P, Loddenkemper R, Abubakar I, et al
    The ERS-endorsed official ATS/CDC/IDSA clinical practice guidelines on treatment of drug-susceptible tuberculosis.
    Eur Respir J. 2016 Sep 1. pii: ERJ-01356-2016. doi: 10.1183/13993003.01356-2016.
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  89. SOTGIU G, Tiberi S, D'Ambrosio L, Centis R, et al
    Faster for less: the new "shorter" regimen for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.
    Eur Respir J. 2016 Sep 1. pii: ERJ-01249-2016. doi: 10.1183/13993003.01249-2016.
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  90. SMIRNOVA PA, Turkova A, Nikishova EI, Seddon JA, et al
    Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in children in northwest Russia: an observational cohort study.
    Eur Respir J. 2016 Sep 1. pii: ERJ-00354-2016. doi: 10.1183/13993003.00354-2016.
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    August 2016
  91. STURKENBOOM MG, Akkerman OW, van Altena R, de Lange WC, et al
    Dosage of isoniazid and rifampicin poorly predicts drug exposure in tuberculosis patients.
    Eur Respir J. 2016 Aug 4. pii: ERJ-00986-2016. doi: 10.1183/13993003.00986-2016.
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  92. DARA M, Solovic I, Sotgiu G, D'Ambrosio L, et al
    Tuberculosis care among refugees arriving in Europe: a ERS/WHO Europe Region survey of current practices.
    Eur Respir J. 2016 Aug 4. pii: ERJ-00840-2016. doi: 10.1183/13993003.00840-2016.
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    July 2016
  93. BLOK N, van den Boom M, Erkens C, Dara M, et al
    Variation in policy and practice of adolescent tuberculosis management in the WHO European Region.
    Eur Respir J. 2016 Jul 28. pii: ERJ-00704-2016. doi: 10.1183/13993003.00704-2016
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  94. ALBERT H, Nathavitharana RR, Isaacs C, Pai M, et al
    Development, roll-out and impact of Xpert MTB/RIF for tuberculosis: what lessons have we learnt and how can we do better?
    Eur Respir J. 2016 Jul 13. pii: ERJ-00543-2016. doi: 10.1183/13993003.00543-2016
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  95. MARX FM, Floyd S, Ayles H, Godfrey-Faussett P, et al
    High burden of prevalent tuberculosis among previously treated people in Southern Africa suggests potential for targeted control interventions.
    Eur Respir J. 2016 Jul 7. pii: ERJ-00716-2016. doi: 10.1183/13993003.00716-2016.
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  96. ERJ July Podcast: tuberculosis prevention and control in refugees.
    Eur Respir J. 2016;48:E67.
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  97. DE VRIES G, van Rest J, Meijer W, Wolters B, et al
    Preventing and controlling tuberculosis among refugees in Europe: more needed for high-risk populations.
    Eur Respir J. 2016;48:274-6.
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  98. DARA M, Solovic I, Goletti D, Sotgiu G, et al
    Preventing and controlling tuberculosis among refugees in Europe: more is needed.
    Eur Respir J. 2016;48:272-4.
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    June 2016
  99. TADOLINI M, Garcia-Prats AJ, D'Ambrosio L, Hewison C, et al
    Compassionate use of new drugs in children and adolescents with multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis: early experiences and challenges.
    Eur Respir J. 2016 Jun 23. pii: ERJ-00705-2016. doi: 10.1183/13993003.00705-2016
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  100. GUGLIELMETTI L, Le Du D, Veziris N, Caumes E, et al
    Is bedaquiline as effective as fluoroquinolones in the treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis?
    Eur Respir J. 2016 Jun 23. pii: ERJ-00411-2016. doi: 10.1183/13993003.00411-2016
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  101. TADOLINI M, Lingtsang RD, Tiberi S, Enwerem M, et al
    First case of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis treated with both delamanid and bedaquiline.
    Eur Respir J. 2016 Jun 10. pii: ERJ-00637-2016. doi: 10.1183/13993003.00637-2016
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  102. ZUUR MA, Akkerman OW, Touw DJ, van der Werf TS, et al
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