Ensuring the involvement of children in the evaluation of new tuberculosis treatment regimens

PLoS Med. 2008 Aug 19;5(8):e176. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0050176.


William Burman and colleagues review the barriers to involving children in studies of new tuberculosis treatments and recommend strategies for overcoming these barriers.

MeSH terms

  • Child
  • Clinical Trials as Topic
  • Drug Design
  • Evaluation Studies as Topic*
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Radiography, Thoracic
  • Tuberculosis, Pulmonary / diagnostic imaging
  • Tuberculosis, Pulmonary / drug therapy*