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Case Reports in Emergency Medicine
Volume 2016, Article ID 8186036, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/8186036
Case Report

Tuberculosis and Migration: A Challenge for Medical Staff and Public Health

1Emergency Department, University Hospital of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
2Department of Pneumology, Tiefenau Spital Bern, Bern, Switzerland

Received 11 July 2016; Accepted 16 October 2016

Academic Editor: Yahia A. Raja’a

Copyright © 2016 Ines Griesshammer et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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