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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


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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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