DETERMINANTS OF DEFAULT FROM TUBERCULOSIS TREATMENT AMONG TUBERCULOSIS PATIENTS AT A HOSPITAL CHEST CLINIC IN GEZIRA STATE, SUDAN

@inproceedings{Ismail2016DETERMINANTSOD,
  title={DETERMINANTS OF DEFAULT FROM TUBERCULOSIS TREATMENT AMONG TUBERCULOSIS PATIENTS AT A HOSPITAL CHEST CLINIC IN GEZIRA STATE, SUDAN},
  author={Sherzad Ali Ismail and Salmiah Binti Said and Hayati K.S and Osama M.E},
  year={2016}
}
Background: Default from tuberculosis (TB) treatment is a major health problem among tuberculosis patient. High rates of default are still reported all over the world, especially in Africa despite availability of effective TB treatment. This study aims to determine the determinants of default from TB treatment among tuberculosis patients at a hospital chest clinic in Gezira State, Sudan. Materials and Methods: This is a retrospective cohort study design involving newly diagnosed tuberculosis… CONTINUE READING

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