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Gender and socio-cultural determinants of TB-related stigma in Bangladesh, India, Malawi and Colombia.

@article{Somma2008GenderAS,
  title={Gender and socio-cultural determinants of TB-related stigma in Bangladesh, India, Malawi and Colombia.},
  author={Daryl Somma and B E Thomas and Farzana Karim and Julia R Kemp and N Arias and Christian Auer and G D Gosoniu and Abdallah Abouihia and Mitchell G Weiss},
  journal={The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease},
  year={2008},
  volume={12 7},
  pages={
          856-66
        }
}
  • D. SommaB. E. Thomas M. Weiss
  • Published 1 July 2008
  • Medicine, Sociology
  • The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease
SETTING Tuberculosis (TB) control programmes in Bangladesh, India, Malawi and Colombia. OBJECTIVE Assess indicators of TB-related stigma and socio-cultural and gender-related features of illness associated with stigma. DESIGN Semi-structured Explanatory Model Interview Catalogue (EMIC) interviews were administered to 100 or more patients at each site, assessing categories of distress, perceived causes and help seeking. Indicators of self-perceived stigma were analysed individually and in a… 

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