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Evaluation of the tuberculosis programme in Ningxia Hui Autonomous region, the People's Republic of China: A retrospective case study

Yang, Yu Rong; McManus, Donald P; Gray, Darren; Wang, Xiao Ling; Yang, Shukun; Ross, Allen G; Williams, Gail; Ellis, Magda


Background: Tuberculosis is a devastating disease due to its rapid transmission and high rate of mortality. Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region (NHAR), located in the North-west, is one of the poorest provinces in China and national surveys have shown TB has been hyper endemic in NHAR for several decades. As no active surveys had been undertaken since the initiation of the DOTS control program across all of NHAR. Methods. A retrospective study was undertaken of all clinical records of TB patients...[Show more]

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Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
Source: BMC Public Health
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-12-1110
Access Rights: Open Access


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