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Tuberculosis: active case finding survey in an urban area of India, in 2012.

@article{Shrivastava2013TuberculosisAC,
  title={Tuberculosis: active case finding survey in an urban area of India, in 2012.},
  author={S. Shrivastava and P. Shrivastava},
  journal={Journal of research in health sciences},
  year={2013},
  volume={13 1},
  pages={
          19-23
        }
}
BACKGROUND Tuberculosis (TB) continues to pose a major global health problem and thus intensive action is needed to control and ultimately eliminate the disease. METHODS An active case finding (ACF) survey was conducted in the urban slum areas of the R-South Municipal Ward of Mumbai City for a period of two months from June to July 2012. Micro planning for survey was done by District Tuberculosis Officer and Medical Officer of Health of R-South ward. The entire health post staffs of R-South… Expand
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