Journey of tuberculosis control movement in India: National Tuberculosis Programme to be revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme

Kumar, Prahlad (2005) Journey of tuberculosis control movement in India: National Tuberculosis Programme to be revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 52. pp. 63-71.

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Abstract

The presentation passes through the saga of important landmarks of the past dealing with Era of prechemotherapy, Conventional and Short Course Chemotherapy (SCC) over two decades and the present era of Directly Observed Treatment Short course (DOTS) spanning more than a decade. It also touches upon the likely challenges to be faced in the near future for Tuberculosis (TB) control.

EPrint Type:Article
Additional Information:Dr. O.A. Sarma’s Guest Lecture delivered at the 59th National Conference on TB and Chest Diseases held in New Delhi from 3rd to 6th January, 2005
Uncontrolled Keywords:Tuberculosis, Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme, Chemotherapy, District Tuberculosi Programme, India
Subjects:Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Bacterial Infections > Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections > Actinomycetales Infections > Mycobacterium Infections > Tuberculosis
Therapeutics > Drug Therapy
-Institutional Repositories > National Tuberculosis Institute
Geographic Locations > Asia > Asia, Western > India
Health Care Economics and Organizations > Health Planning > National Health Programs
Therapeutics > Biological Therapy > Immunotherapy > Immunization > Immunotherapy, Active > Vaccination
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Investigative Techniques > Drug Administration Schedule
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
Immunologic and Biological Factors > Biological Products > Vaccines > Bacterial Vaccines > Tuberculosis Vaccines > BCG Vaccine
ID Code:717
Deposited By:Librarian Sudha S Murthy
Deposited On:16 August 2005

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