Assessment of the validity of the guideline for integrated management of adult and adolescent illnesses on HIV patients in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

@article{Woldie2009AssessmentOT,
  title={Assessment of the validity of the guideline for integrated management of adult and adolescent illnesses on HIV patients in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.},
  author={Marta Woldie and Fikre Enquselassie},
  journal={Ethiopian medical journal},
  year={2009},
  volume={47 3},
  pages={195-203}
}
BACKGROUND . The syndromic approach is a tool by which the case management services can be easily provided in health centers with resource-poor settings at the first contact. The World Health Organization has recommended syndromic management guidelines to be used by first level facility health workers in resource-poor settings to scale-up antiretroviral therapy (ART). However, the validity of the guideline was not assessed OBJECTIVE To assess the validity of acute care guideline for… CONTINUE READING