Research Papers

This database includes peer-reviewed publications authored by TB Alliance staff. Use the tags on the left to filter by subject, or search for a particular author or term using the search bar.

Tag: Policy

Displaying 24 papers

Timing of Default From Tuberculosis Treatment: A Systematic Review

Publication: Kruk ME, Schwalbe NR, Aguiar CA. Timing of default from tuberculosis treatment: a systematic review. Trop Med Int Health. 2008 May;13(5):703-12. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2008.02042.x.


Tags: Advocacy, Policy, Regimen Change, TB Market

The ethics of non-inferiority trials

Publication: Nunn AJ, Meredith SK, Spigelman MK, Ginsberg AM, Gillespie SH. The ethics of non-inferiority trials. Lancet. 2008 Mar 15;371(9616):895; author reply 896-7. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(08)60404-3.


Tags: Advocacy, Clinical Development, Clinical Trial Results, Editorials, Policy, Trial Design

Planning to improve global health: the next decade of tuberculosis control

Publication: Dermot Maher, Chris Dye, Katherine Floyd, et. al. Planning to improve global health: the next decade of tuberculosis control. Bull World Health Organ. 2007 May; 85(5): 341–347. doi: 10.2471/06.037820


Tags: Advocacy, Editorials, MDR-TB, Policy, TB Burden, TB-HIV

Opportunities for overcoming tuberculosis: new treatment regimens

Publication: Freire MC. Opportunities for overcoming tuberculosis: new treatment regimens. World Hosp Health Serv. 2006;42(1):34-7. Accessed March 7, 2016


Tags: Advocacy, Clinical Development, Editorials, Global Pipeline, Policy, Trial Design