An operational study of alternative methods of case-finding for tuberculosis control

NTI, Bangalore (1979) An operational study of alternative methods of case-finding for tuberculosis control. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 26. pp. 26-34.

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Additional Information:The study was planned by Dr. M. Piot (WHO Medical Officer), Dr. G.V.J. Daily (Medical Officer, NTI), Dr. G.D. Gothi (TB Control Officer, NTI) and Dr. M.V. Jambunathan (Senior Statistical Officer, NTI). Field work was carried out by the staff of the Tuberculosis Control Section, aided by one Laboratory and one X-ray Technician, under the direct supervision and guidance of Dr.G.V.J. Baily, Dr. M. Piot, Mr. Ib Thorup (WHO Statistician), Mr. G. Ramanatha Rao (junior Statistical Officer, NTI) and WHO Public Health Nurse. The statistical analysis was carried out by Mr. G. Ramanatha Rao, Mr. R. Samuel (NTI), Mr. lb Thorup and Mr. S.S. Nair (Senior Statistical Officer,NTI). The following contributed in the preparation of the report at various stages : Dr. M. Piot, Dr. G.D. Gothi, Mr. G. Ramanatha Rao, Dr. G.V.J. Baily, Mr. S.S. Nair and Dr. D.R. Nagpaul (formerly Director, NTI). The report in its present from was prepared by: Dr. A.K. Chakraborty (Medical Officer, NTI) and Dr. G.D. Gothi Epidemiologist, NTI).
Uncontrolled Keywords:Operational Study, Alternative Methods, Case-finding, Tuberculosis Control
Subjects:Fluids and Secretions > Bodily Secretions > Sputum
Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Bacterial Infections > Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections > Actinomycetales Infections > Mycobacterium Infections > Tuberculosis
-Institutional Repositories > National Tuberculosis Institute
Environment and Public Health > Public Health > Epidemiologic Methods > Data Collection > Health Surveys
Investigative Techniques > Methods
Investigative Techniques > Epidemiologic Methods
Investigative Techniques > Epidemiologic Methods > Data Collection
Population Characteristics > Socioeconomic Factors
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
ID Code:686
Deposited By:Librarian Sudha S Murthy
Deposited On:11 August 2005

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