In this community, professionals share information regarding the clinical, programmatic and community-oriented aspects of early diagnosis, treatment and prevention of multi-drug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB). Members also use this forum to promote universal access to quality care for MDR-TB.

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Masoud Dara, MD
WHO Europe - EURO
Christopher Gilpin, PhD, MPH
World Health Organization - WHO
Dylan Tierney
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Division of Global Health Equity

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Re: urgentgggggf

By Gumanzi Manenzhe on 26 May, 2015 0 Replies


Patients' Charter

By Habibullah Habib on 25 May, 2015 0 Replies

Dear all, I would like requesting you for sharing the approach used for patients' charter implementation in your designated area and country. I wand to take in to consideration your experiences in this strategy.

Screening for aminoglycoside-induced ototoxicity

By Dylan Tierney on 21 May, 2015 2 Replies

Good news recently circulated that XDR-TB patient and activist Phumeza Tisile successfully received a cochlear implant as treatment for hearing loss incurred during XDR-TB treatment (link below). There are, however, many other patients with the sameā€¦

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Sandeep Dighe

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Mia Angelica Alcantara-Santiago

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Md. Sajjadur Rahman

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