|Title:||Controlling tuberculosis: we can't do it if we don't find the cases|
|Abstract:||The current international strategy for the control of tuberculosis emphasizes two different targets: a high success rate for the treatment of tuberculosis cases with an emphasis on positive sputum smear cases and a high case detection rate. Recent analyses indicate that while progress is being made towards successful treatment, targets for case-finding are not being achieved|
Communicable Disease Control
Reproducibility of Results
|Appears in Collections:||EMRO Journal Articles (EMHJ)|
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