Tuberculosis control--is DOTS the health breakthrough of the 1990s?

@article{Kochi1997TuberculosisCD,
  title={Tuberculosis control--is DOTS the health breakthrough of the 1990s?},
  author={Arata Kochi},
  journal={World health forum},
  year={1997},
  volume={18 3-4},
  pages={225-32; discussion 233-47}
}
The resurgence of tuberculosis in recent years has made an effective control strategy indispensable. The strategy exists and is called DOTS--Directly Observed Treatment, Short-course. It has proved its effectiveness and now needs to be used worldwide on a much larger scale.