Tanzania - Standard Treatment Guidelines (STG) and The National Essential Medicines List (NEMLIT) for Mainland Tanzania, Third Edition, 2007
(2007; 220 pages)

The STG and the NEMLIT for Tanzania was first published in 1991. The second edition was published in 1997. This third edition incorporates the essential current medical knowledge and new developments in medicines. It aims at providing health workers with a set of treatment protocols covering common disease conditions found in Tanzania so that prescribing practices can be rationalized. This will simplify the management of medicines supply and achieve better rational therapeutics which is the cardinal aim of the health care system.
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