About Badri Thapa
Role(s) / Profession(s)
- Laboratory Professional
SAARC Tuberculosis and HIV AIDS Centre - STAC
Website: http://www.saarctb.com.np/ Type: International Organization/Agency Country: Nepal About: STAC is one of the Regional Centres of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) working for prevention and control of TB and HIV/AIDS in the Region by coordinating the efforts of the national Tuberculosis Control Programmes (NTPs) and National AIDS Control Programmes (NACPs) of Member States. Member States include: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. SAARC is a manifestation of the determination of the people of South Asia to work together towards finding solutions to their common problems in a sprit of friendship, trust and understanding and to create an order based on mutual respect, equity and shared benefits. SAARC Tuberculosis & HIV/AIDS Centre (STAC): SAARC Building STAC is one of the Regional Centers of SAARC working for prevention and control of TB and HIV/AIDS in the Region by coordinating the efforts of the national Tuberculosis Control Programmes (NTPs) and National AIDS Control Programmes (NACPs) of Member States.
- [ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention
- Endemic Non-Communicable Diseases
- [ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention
- HIV Treatment & Prevention
- Integrating M&E for Health Systems Strengthening - April 2-6 2012
- Malaria Treatment & Prevention
- MDR-TB Treatment & Prevention
- Strengthening Health Systems: The Role of NGOs - November 7-11 2011
- TB Infection Control
Thank you. This is true Mamma and false positivity is governed by several factors like; slide quality/ sputum quality/smear quality/staining technique/ Microscopic technique/ recording and reporting. In summary, pre-nalytical, analytical post-analytical steps and internal and external quality control/assurance mechanisms is crucial to ensure every steps are correctly performed and then ...
following could be the reasons which friends have already discussed and yet new to the discussion 1. Dead bacilli expectorated in the sputum 2. Delay in the sputum specimen transportation in the laboratory if sputum is transported to culturing laboratory and no preservatives added of if added quality is not ...
- None at this time.