Chemotherapy of leprosy for control programmes : report of a WHO study group [meeting held in Geneva from 12 to 16 October 1981]
AbstractProposes globally applicable regimens to treat the different groups of multibacillary patients and a further combined regimen designed for the short-term chemotherapy of paucibacillary patients. The report also recommends ways of overcoming the operational problems created by the move from dapsone monotherapy to the complexities of multidrug therapy
WHO Study Group on Chemotherapy of Leprosy for Control Programmes & World Health Organization. (1982). Chemotherapy of leprosy for control programmes : report of a WHO study group [meeting held in Geneva from 12 to 16 October 1981]. Geneva : World Health Organization. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/38984
World Health Organization technical report series ; no. 675
DescriptionIssued in Portuguese as: Publicação científica / Organização Pan-Americana da Saúde ; no. 465
Russian version of nos. 658-678 bound together (barcode no. 00073789)
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