TITLE

Deadly strains of tuberculosis that are resistant to multiple drugs are spreading around the world, and authorities urgently need significantly more yearly funding to tackle them, global health officials said last week

PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
MondayMorning;3/25/2013, Vol. 21 Issue 11, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the spread of strains of tuberculosis with resistance to multiple drugs across the world. It informs about a joint statement of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria regarding the aforementioned issue. It presents the views of Margaret Chan, WHO director general, on the emergence of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis strains.
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86435144

 

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