Tuberculosis (TB) is the second most common infectious illness cause of mortality after HIV. This has increased interest in identifying and managing exposed patients, whether they are infected or have a clinical variation. Children are more likely to have negative cultures and tuberculin skin test results, equivocal chest X-ray findings, and unusual clinical symptoms than adults. Young children are at greater risk of infection becoming active illness. Pediatricians must utilize unique diagnostic strategies for children.
President Heart Care Foundation of India and Group Editor in Chief MEDtalks
Recipient of Padma Shri, Vishwa Hindi Samman, National Science Communication Award and Dr B C Roy National Award, Dr Aggarwal is a physician, cardiologist, spiritual writer and motivational speaker. He was the Past President of the Indian Medical Association and President of Heart Care Foundation of India. He was also the Editor in Chief of the IJCP Group, Medtalks and eMediNexus
Adviser & Mentor for Centre of Excellence- Microbiology and leads knowledge forum at Pathkind Labs
Prof. Ashok Rattan is MD, MAMS, INSA DFG, WHO TA (SEARO),WHO Lab Director (CAREC/PAHO) a medical microbiologist by profession. He is at present Adviser & Mentor for Centre ofExcellence- Microbiology and leads knowledge forum at Pathkind Labs. He has also received A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Life time Achievement Award for his contribution to healthcare industry.