Monthly Archives: May 2013

May Journal Club: Do we really need DOT?

Paper: Pasipanodya, JG & Gumbo, T. A meta-analysis of self-administered versus directly observed therapy effect on microbiologic failure, relapse, and acquired drug resistance in tuberculosis patients. Clinical Infectious Diseases (2013). Full text available online for free:

Presenter: Prof. Andrew Nunn, MRC Clinical Trials Unit

Chair: Patrick Phillips, MRC Clinical Trials Unit

Time: 12:00-1.00 pm, 21 May 2013

Venue: Room 401, MRC Clinical Trials Unit, Aviation House, 125 Kingsway

Directions: See The entrance is opposite Holborn tube station and looks like the entrance to a church building.

External attendees will need to wait at reception and be taken to the meeting room. If you plan to attend, please contact Patrick Phillips on so that reception know who is expected.


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