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Cost analysis of rapid diagnostics for drug-resistant tuberculosis

  • Erik J. Groessl1, 2Email authorView ORCID ID profile,
  • Theodore G. Ganiats1,
  • Naomi Hillery1,
  • Andre Trollip3,
  • Roberta L. Jackson4,
  • Donald G. Catanzaro5,
  • Timothy C. Rodwell4,
  • Richard S. Garfein4,
  • Camilla Rodrigues6,
  • Valeriu Crudu7,
  • Thomas C. Victor3 and
  • Antonino Catanzaro4
BMC Infectious DiseasesBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201818:102

Received: 1 May 2017

Accepted: 30 January 2018

Published: 2 March 2018

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Original Submission
1 May 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
25 Jul 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Raghupathy Anchala
24 Oct 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Shamim M. Islam
8 Dec 2017 Author responded Author comments - Erik Groessl
Resubmission - Version 2
8 Dec 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
16 Jan 2018 Author responded Author comments - Erik Groessl
Resubmission - Version 3
16 Jan 2018 Submitted Manuscript version 3
30 Jan 2018 Editorially accepted
2 Mar 2018 Article published 10.1186/s12879-018-3013-0

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, University of California San Diego, San Diego, USA
VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, USA
Department of Biomedical Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Cape Town, South Africa
Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, USA
University of Arkansas, Little Rock, USA
Hinduja National Hospital, Mumbai, India
Microbiology and Morphology Laboratory, Institute of Phthisiopneumology, Chisinau, Moldova