CHS - Research and Projects

Enhancing TB Case Detection through involving Private Practitioners in District Thatta, Province of Sindh, Pakistan. (Abdul Majid)

The objectives of this study are to:

  • Train private practitioners for TB case management according to NTP guidelines;
  • Assess change in knowledge of physicians regarding TB case management after training on DOTS;
  • Facilitate private practitioners in implementing DOTS in their own practices;
  • Improve the quality of sputum smear microscopy through proper training and quality assurance; and
  • Assess and compare any change in TB case detection after implementation of public-private mix project

Funder: EMRO