Leprosy control activities in India: integration into general health system.

  title={Leprosy control activities in India: integration into general health system.},
  author={Aparna Pandey and Renu Patel and Md. Jamal Uddin},
  journal={Leprosy review},
  volume={77 3},
Integration of leprosy control into the general health system is an essential element of a leprosy elimination strategy. In India, the process has been undertaken with the assistance of World Bank in a phased manner. In the first phase (2001-2002), 24 low/moderately endemic provinces for leprosy were targeted. Operational research was undertaken in these low/moderate endemic provinces to assess the progress of integration of leprosy control in general health system using defined categories, viz… CONTINUE READING

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