volume 14, issue 2, P127-132 2010
DOI: 10.1590/s1413-35552010005000001
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Abstract: AbstractBackground: Tuberculosis (TB) remains as an important public health problem worldwide. The most common type is pulmonary TB, and the most prevalent form of extra-pulmonary disease among HIV-negative patients is pleural disease. Objective: The objective of the present study was to determine the effect of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) on fluid absorption among patients with pleural effusion due to TB. Methods: Twenty patients were randomized into two groups. The interventional group (n=10) …

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