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Tuberculosis Research and Treatment
Volume 2014, Article ID 461935, 15 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/461935
Research Article

Barriers and Delays in Tuberculosis Diagnosis and Treatment Services: Does Gender Matter?

1Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
2Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
3Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
4Narayana Hrudayalaya Hospital, Hyderabad 500055, India
5All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India
6Center for Clinical Global Health Education, 600 North Wolfe Street, Phipps 540B, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA

Received 12 January 2014; Accepted 7 April 2014; Published 28 April 2014

Academic Editor: Edward A. Graviss

Copyright © 2014 Wei-Teng Yang 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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