Surveillance of tuberculosis and its control programme
Surveillance of tuberculosis and its control programme.
Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, Supplement, 30 (3).
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Time-honoured epidemiological indices like mortality rate are losing their importance
Annual risk of infection has been found to have a good correlation with epidemiological situations
both in developed and developing countries, the limitations being high BCG coverage and low
grade tuberculosis sensitivity. The importance of a good surveillance system is stressed and the
system in use in Japan is briefly described.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Tuberculosis Control Programmes,Surveillance, Developing Countries, Developed Countries, Japan, BCG, Epidemiology, Tuberculosis Sensitivity|
|Subjects:||Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Bacterial Infections > Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections > Actinomycetales Infections > Mycobacterium Infections > Tuberculosis|
Health Care Economics and Organizations > Health Planning > National Health Programs
Geographic Locations > Asia > Far East > Japan
Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms > Pathologic Processes > Death
Environment and Public Health > Public Health > Epidemiologic Methods > Data Collection > Health Surveys
Environment and Public Health > Public Health > Epidemiologic Measurements
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
|Deposited By:||Mrs Naina Pandita|
|Deposited On:||05 March 2008|
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