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Contextualizing Tuberculosis Risk in Time and Space: Comparing Time-Restricted Genotypic Case Clusters and Geospatial Clusters to Evaluate the Relative Contribution of Recent Transmission to Incidence of TB Using Nine Years of Case Data from Michigan, USA

Citation

Noppert, Grace A.; Yang, Zhenhua; Clarke, Philippa J.; Davidson, Peter; Ye, Wen; & Wilson, Mark L. (2019). Contextualizing Tuberculosis Risk in Time and Space: Comparing Time-Restricted Genotypic Case Clusters and Geospatial Clusters to Evaluate the Relative Contribution of Recent Transmission to Incidence of TB Using Nine Years of Case Data from Michigan, USA. Annals of Epidemiology, 40, 21-7.e3. PMCID: PMC6996495

Abstract

PURPOSE: Novel approaches must address the underlying factors sustaining the tuberculosis (TB) epidemic in the United States, specifically what maintains new Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) transmission.

URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.annepidem.2019.10.001

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

Annals of Epidemiology

Author(s)

Noppert, Grace A.
Yang, Zhenhua
Clarke, Philippa J.
Davidson, Peter
Ye, Wen
Wilson, Mark L.

Year Published

2019

Volume Number

40

Pages

21-7.e3

PMCID

PMC6996495

Reference ID

12627