Decentralizing tuberculosis treatment: follow-up of patients during the transitional period.

@article{Arnadottir2002DecentralizingTT,
  title={Decentralizing tuberculosis treatment: follow-up of patients during the transitional period.},
  author={T H Arnadottir and B Phongosa and P Chittamany and H Soukaseum},
  journal={The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease},
  year={2002},
  volume={6 7},
  pages={609-14}
}
SETTING Vientiane municipality, Laos. OBJECTIVE To describe and evaluate the implementation of standardized registration and reporting procedures within the municipality in a period of decentralization. The purpose of the standardization was to obtain complete and reliable information on case-finding and treatment results. DESIGN Evaluation by review of quarterly reports on case-finding and treatment results, and comparison of information from the records of individual patients on site with… CONTINUE READING

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