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Ensuring the Involvement of Children in the Evaluation of New Tuberculosis Treatment Regimens

  • William J Burman mail,

    To whom correspondence should be addressed.

  • Mark F Cotton,
  • Diana M Gibb,
  • A. Sarah Walker,
  • Andrew A Vernon,
  • Peter R Donald
  • Published: August 19, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0050176

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Author Contributions

WJB wrote the initial draft of this essay and incorporated suggestions from other authors into the final version. MFC, DMG, ASW, and AAV revised the initial draft of the essay and provided references. PRD revised the initial draft of the essay and provided background on how children might best be included in studies of new drugs for tuberculosis.