New Vision for Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme (RNTCP): Universal access - “Reaching the un-reached”

@inproceedings{Sachdeva2012NewVF,
  title={New Vision for Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme (RNTCP): Universal access - “Reaching the un-reached”},
  author={Kuldeep Singh Sachdeva and Ashok Kumar and Puneet Kumar Dewan and Ajay Kumar and Srinath Satyanarayana},
  booktitle={The Indian journal of medical research},
  year={2012}
}
The Phase II (2006-2012) of the Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme (RNTCP) has been successful in achieving its objectives. Tuberculosis (TB) disease burden (prevalence and mortality) in India has reduced significantly when compared to 1990 levels, and India is on track to achieve the TB related millennium development goals. Despite significant progress, TB still continues to be one of the major public health problems in the country, and intensified efforts are required to reduce… CONTINUE READING