Search for dissertations about: "RNTCP"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the word RNTCP.

  1. 1. Encounters with power : health care seeking and medical encounters in tuberculosis care : experiences from Ujjain District, India

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Public Health Sciences

    Author : Grethe Fochsen; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Medical encounters; health care seeking; power relations; gender; tuberculosis; DOTS; RNTCP; India;

    Abstract : Background: Tuberculosis (TB) has been declared a government priority in India and public TB care is delivered by the Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme (RNTCP). Despite having achieved a significant increase in reported cure rates and coverage, the RNTCP is associated with access barriers and there is no indication that the incidence of TB is declining. READ MORE