Screening for tuberculosis and testing for human immunodeficiency virus in Zambian prisons


OBJECTIVE To improve the Zambia Prisons Service's implementation of tuberculosis screening and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing. METHODS For both tuberculosis and HIV, we implemented mass screening of inmates and community-based screening of those residing in encampments adjacent to prisons. We also established routine systems – with inmates as… (More)
DOI: 10.2471/BLT.14.135285


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