Development of simplified body mass index–based field charts to assess nutritional status and weight gain in adult patients with tuberculosis
Tuberculosis (TB) is a cause and effect of undernutrition. Patients with active TB in India have a high prevalence of severe undernutrition, an important comorbidity, which increases the risk of mortality, serious adverse effects, relapses after cure and impairs functional status. The World Health O...
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