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Review Papers | Medicine Science | Pakistan | Volume 3 Issue 9, September 2014
Critical Analysis of Tuberculosis in Pakistan and England
Muhammad Anwar, Amir Abdullah
The paper titled Tuberculosis in Pakistan and England will be doing critical analysis of the issue. Tuberculosis is a severe infectious disease which led burden to many countries especially 3rd world countries. It is estimated by the WHO that about 9.4 million people are infected with disease; also 3 million deaths occur annually. Many strategies like DOT, DOT-PLUS and STOP TB have been proposed by WHO to tackle down TB. The DOT strategy and NTP has done a lot in controlling TB in Pakistan and England, but Pakistan is still facing the causing determinants like: poverty, injustice, socio-cultural and influx of Afghan refugees. To overcome the burden of TB, media can play a pivotal role to attain and maximize the functions of government and private sector.
Keywords: : Tuberculosis, Multiple Drug Resistance MDR-TB, STOP TB, STAG T, Direct Observational Therapy DOT
Edition: Volume 3 Issue 9, September 2014
Pages: 977 - 981
How to Cite this Article?
Muhammad Anwar, Amir Abdullah, "Critical Analysis of Tuberculosis in Pakistan and England", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/search_index_results_paperid.php?id=31081402, Volume 3 Issue 9, September 2014, 977 - 981
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