Time lag between case registration and commencement of treatment in a leprosy control unit.

@article{Murthy1992TimeLB,
  title={Time lag between case registration and commencement of treatment in a leprosy control unit.},
  author={Puvvada Kalpana Murthy and Mahalakshmi Subramanian and Belum Siva Nagi Reddy and Pamidipani Samuel Sundar Rao and P N Neelan},
  journal={Indian journal of leprosy},
  year={1992},
  volume={64 1},
  pages={8-13}
}
Analysis of client-based data as a part of computerised management information system in a Government leprosy control unit in Tamil Nadu reveals that there was delay in initiating treatment of leprosy patients. The mean and standard deviation of the period of delay for cases registered before, within 6 months and after 6 months of start of MDT in the Unit… CONTINUE READING