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Correction to: The impact of drug resistance on the risk of tuberculosis infection and disease in child household contacts: a cross sectional study

The original article was published in BMC Infectious Diseases 2017 17:593

Correction

After publication of the original article [1] the authors noted that the following errors had occurred:

  • The name of the author H. Simon Schaaf had been incorrectly tagged as Simon H. Schaaf. This has been corrected in the author list above.

  • The first p value below Table 1 is listed as p < 0.011, however it should be p < 0.01. An updated version of this table is included with this Correction.

Table 1 Baseline characteristics in children with household multidrug-resistant tuberculosis and drug-susceptible tuberculosis exposure

The original article has also been corrected.

Reference

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    Golla V, Snow K, Mandalakas AM, Schaaf HS, Du Preez K, Hesseling AC, Seddon JA. The impact of drug resistance on the risk of tuberculosis infection and disease in child household contacts: a cross sectional study. BMC Infect Dis. 2017;17:593. doi:10.1186/s12879-017-2668-2.

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Correspondence to Anneke C. Hesseling or James A. Seddon.

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Vera Golla and Kathryn Snow are Joint first authors.

Anneke C. Hesseling and James A. Seddon are Joint last authors.

The original article can be found online at https://doi.org/10.1186/s12879-017-2668-2.

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