This study investigated the blood levels of zinc in tuberculosis patients, with the aim to evaluate the effectiveness of anti-tuberculosis therapy. 50 tuberculosis patients and 30 healthy participants were included and tested for their zinc levels. The authors found that zinc can boost the immune system if applied during the course of treatment, thereby enhancing its effectiveness. Further details can be found in the study.
Hassan Ghulam, Syed Manzoor Kadri, Ahmad Manzoor, Qureshi Waseem, Mohammad Syed Aatif, Ghulam Qadir Khan, Kak Manish