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    • X-Ray Beam-Width Limiting Device 

      Wasswa, William; Jager, Kylie de; Lester, John; Steiner, Stefan (Journal of Medical Devices, 2016)
    • Xpert MTB/RIF Ultra for the diagnosis of HIV-associated tuberculous meningitis: a prospective validation study 

      Cresswell, Fiona V; Tugume, Lillian; Bahr, Nathan C; Kwizera, Richard; Bangdiwala, Ananta S; Musubire, Abdu K; Rutakingirwa, Morris; Kagimu, Enock; Nuwagira, Edwin; Mpoza, Edward; Rhein, Joshua; Williams, Darlisha A; Muzoora, Conrad; Grint, Daniel; Elliott, Alison M; Meya, David B; Boulware, David R (The Lancet infectious diseases, 2020)
      Introduction: Tuberculous meningitis accounts for 1–5% of tuberculosis cases. Diagnostic delay contributes to poor outcomes. We evaluated the performance of the new Xpert MTB/RIF Ultra (Xpert Ultra) for tuberculous meningitis ...
    • XpertW MTB/RIF for detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis from frozen string and induced sputum sediments 

      Atwebembeire, J.; Orikiriza, P.; Bonnet, M.; Atwine, D.; Katawera, V.; Nansumba, M.; Nyehangane, D.; Bazira, J.; Amumpaire, J. Mwanga; Byarugaba, F.; II, Y. Boum (The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, 2016)
      Settings: Although it is now widely used for tuberculosis (TB) diagnosis, Xpertw MTB/RIF availability remains inadequate in low-resource settings. Moreover, its accuracy in testing stored samples from nonexpectorating ...