About the Authors

Frank Cobelens
Department of Global Health, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Frank Cobelens, Sanne van Kampen, Eleanor Ochodo
Amsterdam Institute of Global Health and Development, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Sanne van Kampen
KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation, The Hague, The Netherlands

Eleanor Ochodo
Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Rifat Atun
Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

Christian Lienhardt
Stop TB Partnership, World Health Organization (WHO), Geneva, Switzerland

Corresponding Author


Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: FC RA CL. Performed the experiments: EO FC. Analyzed the data: SvK FC. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: N/A. Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: FC. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: FC SvK EO RA CL. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: FC SvK EO RA CL. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: FC SvK EO RA CL. Selected the papers: EO FC. Performed the appraisal: SvK FC.