Mycobacterium W immunotherapy for treating pulmonary tuberculosis : a systematic review

 

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dc.contributor.advisor Mayosi, Bongani M en_ZA
dc.contributor.author Pandie, Shaheen en_ZA
dc.date.accessioned 2015-04-02T13:59:12Z
dc.date.available 2015-04-02T13:59:12Z
dc.date.issued 2011 en_ZA
dc.identifier.citation Pandie, S. 2011. Mycobacterium W immunotherapy for treating pulmonary tuberculosis : a systematic review. University of Cape Town. en_ZA
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/11427/12642
dc.description Includes bibliographical references. en_ZA
dc.description.abstract Tuberculosis (TB) remains a major health problem in the developing world, accounting for approximately 2 million deaths per year. The search for appropriate and applicable therapies to reduce the burden of TB is essential. Mycobacterium w (M w) is a heat-killed immune-modulating vaccine designed to attenuate the effects of TB infection and reduce the time to sputum negativity, thereby improving cure rates and decreasing transmission rates. en_ZA
dc.language.iso eng en_ZA
dc.subject.other Medicine en_ZA
dc.title Mycobacterium W immunotherapy for treating pulmonary tuberculosis : a systematic review en_ZA
dc.type Master Thesis
uct.type.publication Research en_ZA
uct.type.resource Thesis en_ZA
dc.publisher.institution University of Cape Town
dc.publisher.faculty Faculty of Health Sciences en_ZA
dc.publisher.department Department of Medicine en_ZA
dc.type.qualificationlevel Masters
dc.type.qualificationname MMed en_ZA
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dc.identifier.apacitation Pandie, S. (2011). <i>Mycobacterium W immunotherapy for treating pulmonary tuberculosis : a systematic review</i>. (Thesis). University of Cape Town ,Faculty of Health Sciences ,Department of Medicine. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/11427/12642 en_ZA
dc.identifier.chicagocitation Pandie, Shaheen. <i>"Mycobacterium W immunotherapy for treating pulmonary tuberculosis : a systematic review."</i> Thesis., University of Cape Town ,Faculty of Health Sciences ,Department of Medicine, 2011. http://hdl.handle.net/11427/12642 en_ZA
dc.identifier.vancouvercitation Pandie S. Mycobacterium W immunotherapy for treating pulmonary tuberculosis : a systematic review. [Thesis]. University of Cape Town ,Faculty of Health Sciences ,Department of Medicine, 2011 [cited yyyy month dd]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/11427/12642 en_ZA
dc.identifier.ris TY - Thesis / Dissertation AU - Pandie, Shaheen AB - Tuberculosis (TB) remains a major health problem in the developing world, accounting for approximately 2 million deaths per year. The search for appropriate and applicable therapies to reduce the burden of TB is essential. Mycobacterium w (M w) is a heat-killed immune-modulating vaccine designed to attenuate the effects of TB infection and reduce the time to sputum negativity, thereby improving cure rates and decreasing transmission rates. DA - 2011 DB - OpenUCT DP - University of Cape Town LK - https://open.uct.ac.za PB - University of Cape Town PY - 2011 T1 - Mycobacterium W immunotherapy for treating pulmonary tuberculosis : a systematic review TI - Mycobacterium W immunotherapy for treating pulmonary tuberculosis : a systematic review UR - http://hdl.handle.net/11427/12642 ER - en_ZA


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