Delivering TB/HIV services in Ghana: a comparative study of service delivery models.

@article{Ansa2014DeliveringTS,
  title={Delivering TB/HIV services in Ghana: a comparative study of service delivery models.},
  author={Gloria Akosua Ansa and John D Walley and Kamran Siddiqi and Xiaolin Wei},
  journal={Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene},
  year={2014},
  volume={108 9},
  pages={560-7}
}
BACKGROUND TB and HIV interaction increases TB incidence and HIV adverse outcomes. Integration improves patients' access to comprehensive care. This paper compares the impact of increasing integration on TB/HIV service delivery. METHODS Three hospitals with different delivery models were identified and a survey of TB cases registered between June 2007 and December 2008 conducted. HIV screening, co-trimoxazole preventive therapy (CPT) and antiretroviral therapy (ART) uptake for HIV-positive TB… CONTINUE READING

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