A Comprehensive Snapshot of Tuberculosis Transmission in an Urban Ugandan Community: The STOMP TB

Dates

08/15/2017 - 07/31/2021

PI

David Dowdy, MD, PhD, ScM

This study aims to find all cases of TB within an urban Ugandan community of 50,000 people and to characterize both the transmission patterns and potential impact of alternative strategies to prevent TB transmission in urban communities of sub-Saharan Africa.

Projects

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