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, 76 (7), 739-42

Changes in the Management of Tuberculosis


Changes in the Management of Tuberculosis

Yeshwant Amdekar. Indian J Pediatr.


There has been significant change in management of tuberculosis ever since pre-chemotherapeutic era to the present day RNTCP protocol based on specific disease categories. This has been based on knowledge of rational use of anti-TB drugs. DOTS has added new dimensions to TB control program. Public-private partnership will foster the way ahead for better outcome, only if every physician follows management protocol.

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