Global Tuberculosis Control: Surveillance, Planning, by World Health Organization

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This is often the eighth WHO annual document on international tuberculosis regulate. It comprises facts on case notifications and therapy results from the 201 nationwide TB keep watch over programmes (NTPs) that stated to WHO for 2002, including an research of plans, budgets, expenses, and constraints on DOTS enlargement for 22 high-burden international locations (HBCs). 9 consecutive years of knowledge are used to evaluate development in the direction of the 2005 international pursuits for case detection (70%) and remedy good fortune (85%).

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Annex 2 tabulates case detection and treatment success rates by country over the 11 years for which data are available. KIRIBATI SEYCHELLES CAMBODIA BANGLADESH VANUATU 90 80 OMAN MOROCCO DPR KOREA MYANMAR CHILE MEXICO SINGAPORE GUINEA-BISSAU THAILAND SENEGAL CZECH REPUBLIC GUINEA LIBERIA 70 ARMENIA 50 LATVIA KAZAKHSTAN BELGIUM ESTONIA PUERTO RICO EGYPT 60 70 BRUNEI DARUSSALAM LITHUANIA MADAGASCAR CAMEROON 80 90 100 110 120 DOTS case detection rate (new smear-positive, %) FIGURE 20 DOTS progress in high-burden countries, 2004–2005.

In UR Tanzania and Zimbabwe, TB control has been integrated with the delivery of other health services and there was no separate HRD plan for TB. Twelve countries reported that their HRD plans were linked and coordinated with national human resources for health plans. In the 15 HBCs with HRD plans, all have included training and staffing needs for DOTS enhancement and sustainability, together with collaborative TB/HIV activities. Ten have incorporated training and staffing needs for MDR-TB, and 13 included training and staffing needs for PPM.

CENTRAL EUROPE: Albania, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Croatia, Cyprus, Hungary, Montenegro, Poland, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, TFYR Macedonia, Turkey. EASTERN EUROPE: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bulgaria, Estonia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Rep Moldova, Romania, Russian Federation, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan. EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN: Afghanistan, Bahrain, Djibouti, Egypt, Iran (Islamic Republic of), Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, Morocco, Oman, Pakistan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syrian Arab Rep, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, West Bank & Gaza Strip, Yemen.

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