Treatment Outcome of Tuberculosis Patients Registered at DOTS Centre in Ogbomoso, Southwestern Nigeria: A 4-Year Retrospective Study

@inproceedings{Sunday2014TreatmentOO,
  title={Treatment Outcome of Tuberculosis Patients Registered at DOTS Centre in Ogbomoso, Southwestern Nigeria: A 4-Year Retrospective Study},
  author={Olarewaju Sunday and Olanrewaju Oladimeji and Folorunso Ebenezer and Babatunde Akintunde and Temitayo-Oboh Abiola and Abdulsalam Saliu and Oluwatoyin Abiodun},
  booktitle={Tuberculosis research and treatment},
  year={2014}
}
Background Information. Monitoring outcome of tuberculosis treatment and understanding the specific reasons for unsuccessful treatment outcome are important in evaluating the effectiveness of tuberculosis control program. This study investigated tuberculosis treatment outcomes and predictors for unsuccessful treatment outcome in Ogbomoso town, Southwestern Nigeria. Methodology. Medical records of all tuberculosis patients registered from January 2008 to December 2011 in 5 Local Government areas… CONTINUE READING

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