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Out of the Dark: An Implementer's Guide to Managing TB in Children

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This manual addresses TB diagnosis, prevention, and treatment in children. It outlines the current state of pediatric TB care, looking at current practices, new developments and research needs in pediatric TB diagnosis, treatment and prevention. It can be used as a guide for treatment programs to aid implementation of high-quality care available to children with TB, and to raise awareness of the need to continue to improve management of childhood TB.

Publisher: Médecins Sans Frontières
Language: English
Format: PDF
Region: Global
Audiences: Other Healthcare Workers, Program Managers, Nurses
Topic Areas: Opportunistic Infections & Associated Conditions, Primary Care of HIV Infected & Exposed Children
Resource Type: Program Best Practices