TITLE

Health services performance for TB treatment in Brazil: a cross-sectional study

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
BMC Health Services Research;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p241
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study on health services performance for tuberculosis (TB) treatment in Brazil. This cross-sectional study was conducted in five cities that are considered priorities for TB control in Brazil. It was found that two types of obstacles are faced for health service performance in TB treatment in the cities under analysis. The first is structural and derives from difficulties to access health services and actions and the second is organizational.
ACCESSION #
67055292

 

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