Implementation of tuberculosis infection control in health facilities in Mukono and Wakiso districts, Uganda

@inproceedings{Buregyeya2013ImplementationOT,
  title={Implementation of tuberculosis infection control in health facilities in Mukono and Wakiso districts, Uganda},
  author={Esther Buregyeya and Fred Nuwaha and Suzanne Verver and B. Criel and Robert Colebunders and Rhoda K. Wanyenze and Joan Nakayaga Kalyango and Achilles Katamba and Ellen M. H. Mitchell},
  booktitle={BMC infectious diseases},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Tuberculosis infection control (TBIC) is rarely implemented in the health facilities in resource limited settings. Understanding the reasons for low level of implementation is critical. The study aim was to assess TBIC practices and barriers to implementation in two districts in Uganda. METHODS We conducted a cross-sectional study in 51 health facilities in districts of Mukono and Wakiso. The study included: a facility survey, observations of practices and eight focus group… CONTINUE READING
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