Tuberculosis control strategies: Challenges to health management research

Narayanan, P R and Santha, T and Paul Kumaran, P (2003) Tuberculosis control strategies: Challenges to health management research. Health Administrator, 15 (1&2). pp. 113-117. ISSN 0971-5673

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The rapid expansion of RNTCP implementation in this vast and diverse county with quality maintenance demands proactive involvement of policy makers, programme managers, researchers and health functionaries. Mid-term goal for the programme have to be defined. Problems in achieving these objectives have to be identified and a research agenda needs to be formulated to answer the constrains identified. Research, by being linked to the constrains and objectives, will always be relevant to TB control programme and the findings would influence policy and practice. Operational research should become an integral component of the programme management.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Tuberculosis > Laboratory Research > Immunological
Divisions: Basic Science Research > Immunology
Depositing User: Dr. Rathinasabapati R
Date Deposited: 12 Nov 2013 11:05
Last Modified: 09 Mar 2016 10:56

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