Search for dissertations about: "Salla-aija Ailikki Atkins"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Salla-aija Ailikki Atkins.

  1. 1. Improving adherence: An evaluation of the enhanced tuberculosis adherence model in Cape Town, South Africa

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

    Author : Salla-Aija Ailikki Atkins; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Tuberculosis;

    Abstract : BACKGROUND: Patient adherence to tuberculosis (TB ) treatment continues to be problematic despite the wide implementation of directly observed therapy (DOT ). In many settings with high HIV and TB co-infection, the two diseases continue to be treated differently: antiretroviral (ARV) programmes often use a patient support and empowerment approach to treatment, while TB programmes use DOT . READ MORE