Integration of childhood TB into guidelines for the management of acute malnutrition in high burden countries.

@article{Patel2017IntegrationOC,
  title={Integration of childhood TB into guidelines for the management of acute malnutrition in high burden countries.},
  author={Latesh N. Patel and Anne Katrin Detjen},
  journal={Public health action},
  year={2017},
  volume={7 2},
  pages={110-115}
}
Introduction: Childhood tuberculosis (TB) and undernutrition are major global public health challenges. In 2015, although an estimated 1 million children aged <15 years developed TB, the majority of the cases remain undiagnosed, partly due to a lack of awareness and capacity by providers who serve as the first point of care for sick children. This calls for… CONTINUE READING