Management of MDR tuberculosis

ERS Assembly 10 Secretary Raquel Duarte is joined by Marc Lipman, who is Professor of Medicine at UCL and Director of UCL-TB; UCL’s cross-disciplinary TB research grouping; and Lead for TB Services at the Royal Free. The pair discuss why the number of cases of MDR TB are still so high, how diagnostics can be improved, and the adverse effects in treatment and new treatment methods available.

Short video discussion