Tuberculosis in developing countries: conditions for successful use of a decentralized approach in a rural health district

@inproceedings{Mda2014TuberculosisID,
  title={Tuberculosis in developing countries: conditions for successful use of a decentralized approach in a rural health district},
  author={Zieml{\'e} Cl{\'e}ment M{\'e}da and Chung-Chien Huang and Issiaka Sombi{\'e} and Lassina Konat{\'e} and Paulin K{\"u}ssome Somda and Arthur Diakourga Djibougou and Moussa Sanou},
  booktitle={The Pan African medical journal},
  year={2014}
}
INTRODUCTION This article reports the results and the lessons learned from implementing the decentralized approach to tuberculosis (TB) detection and treatment, embedded with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) co-infection in health district. The objective was to increase the TB screening indicators in the district using the common ways for offering care to patients in health district. METHODS Conducted from August 2006 to July 2007, this large-scale intervention using Non-experimental study… CONTINUE READING

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