Two TB LAM briefs to support increased scale up

Dear all–

Here are two important tools for activists to use with donors and national TB programs in advocating for increased scale-up of the inexpensive, urine TB LAM test–an essential diagnostic test for TB in people living with HIV. The two briefs offer scientific evidence of the benefits of TB LAM testing, share an analysis of PEPFAR and Global Fund grants for the inclusion of TB LAM testing, and outline potential steps that countries and donors can take to make sure national TB programs can easily access this life-saving test.

tag_lam_countries_final.pdf (766.0 KB)
tag_lam_donors_final.pdf (669.4 KB)

I am interested in use of TB LAM in children. What is the experience in different countries? What is the indication eg cut off CD4…