A Study to Assess the Effectiveness of Structured Teaching Programme Regarding Knowledge of Tuberculosis and DOTS Therapy among Tuberculosis Patients Attending DOTS Center at Pune

  • Tejashri Ligade
  • Published 2015


Worldwide, tuberculosis (TB) remains the most frequent and important infectious disease causing morbidity and death. Onethird of the world's population is infected with Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB), the etiologic agent of TB. The World Health Organization estimates that about eight to ten million new TB cases occur annually worldwide and the incidence… (More)