Drug prophylaxis in the control of tuberculosis in India

Bordia, N.L. (1960) Drug prophylaxis in the control of tuberculosis in India. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 7 (4). pp. 83-87.

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Abstract

Isoniazid prophylaxis is proposed as a weapon for the control of Tuberculosis in India. Difficulties in organisation of the programme are stressed. Need for further studies to fill the lacuna in our knowledge of this subject is brought out. If the proposed plan can be made acceptable to the people, reduction of tuberculosis problem can be achieved in a short time at a cost which is within the reach of the country.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Drug Prophylaxis, Tuberculosis, Control, Isoniazid Prophylaxis, India
Subjects:Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Bacterial Infections > Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections > Actinomycetales Infections > Mycobacterium Infections > Tuberculosis
Therapeutics > Drug Therapy
Organic Chemicals > Hydrazines > Isoniazid
Geographic Locations > Asia > Asia, Western > India
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
ID Code:890
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:23 September 2005

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