TITLE

TB prevalence down 30% in China after DOTS

PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
Bulletin of the World Health Organization;Sep2004, Vol. 82 Issue 9, p716
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites a study showing the decline of the prevalence of tuberculosis in China after the implementation of the directly observed therapy, short-course (DOTS) control strategy. Estimated number of at risk population receiving the treatment program; Need to improve the detection rate of tuberculosis.
ACCESSION #
14978667

 

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