TITLE

Tuberculosis: 12. Global disease and the role of international collaboration

AUTHOR(S)
Enarson, Donald A.
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/11/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 1, p57
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses tuberculosis (TB) and the role of international collaboration in treating the disease. Global intervention to eradicate the disease; Lack of an effective vaccine to prevent TB in adults; Possible obstacles to meeting the objective of elimination of TB; Case management with directly observed therapy, or DOTS; Voluntary associations in low-income countries.
ACCESSION #
2697771

 

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