Population-level impact of isoniazid preventive therapy in South Africa

Location

Khayelitsha, South Africa, South Africa

Dates

08/01/2012 - 07/01/2015

PI

David Dowdy, MD, PhD, ScM

We are collaborating with a team that conducted a randomized trial of IPT in Khayelitsha, South Africa, to extend their findings and understand the potential population-level impact of IPT in this unique epidemiological setting.

Projects

TBM-KIDS (Malawi)

A phase 2 clinical trial of optimized treatment for pediatric tuberculous meningitis in India and Malawi

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A randomized trial of preventive therapy for...

We are evaluating the efficacy and cost-effectiveness of levofloxacin preventive therapy for pediatric contacts of MDR TB...

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Statins as adjunctive host-directed therapy...

This study will investigate the role of statins in combination with the first-line regimen for TB in the mouse model. In...

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Quantiferon gold test for detecting TB...

This is a cluster randomized trial comparing the time to known latent TB status among HIV infected patients receiving QGIT...

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