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

January 2011
BMC Health Services Research;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p241
Academic Journal
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.


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