oa South African Medical Journal - Drug-induced heart failure in advanced pulmonary tuberculosis
|Article Title||Drug-induced heart failure in advanced pulmonary tuberculosis|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 St Lucy's Hospital, P.O. St Cuthbert's, Tsolo, Transkei|
|Publication Date||Nov 1974|
|Pages||2352 - 2353|
|Keyword(s)||Advanced pulmonary tuberculosis, Cardiology, Demographic data, Drug-induced heart failure, Infectious disease, Pharmacology and Pulmonology|
Advanced cases of pulmonary tuberculosis with congestive cardiac failure had been found to carry a high mortality when treated with streptomycin, isoniazid and ethionamide, so a trial was designed to assess the value of using an alternative regimen, consisting of kanamycin and ethambutol.
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