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

Enarson, Donald A.
January 2000
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/11/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 1, p57
Academic Journal
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.


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