|Title:||Regional strategic plan for TB control 2006-2015|
|Authors:||World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia|
|Publisher:||WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia|
|Place of publication:||New Delhi|
|Abstract:||The Regional Strategic Plan for TB Control 2006-2015 incorporates the additional interventions defined under the new Stop TB strategy and included in the Global Plan to Stop TB. Focusing on priorities for TB control in the South-East Asia Region, it highlights the four key strategic approaches towards achieving the TB-related Millennium Development Goals: (1) Sustaining and enhancing DOTS to reach all TB patients, improve case detection and treatment success; (2) Establishing interventions to address HIV-associated TB and multidrug-resistant TB; (3) Forging partnerships to ensure equitable access to an essential standard of care to all TB patients; and (4) Contributing to health systems strengthening.|
|Appears in Collections:||SEARO Publications|
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