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Treatment Outcomes

Annual TB program report 2014

2015

The National TB Control Program (NTCP), based on the internationally recommended Directly Observed Treatment Short-course (DOTS) strategy, was launched in 1997 and it expanded across the country in a phased manner with support from the World Bank and other development partners.

The objectives of the program are:

• To achieve and maintain TB case detection of at least 70% of the estimated NSP cases in the community.

• To achieve and maintain TB treatment success rate of at least 85% among New Sputum Positive (NSP) patients

Library code: 
Manzini
Classification no: 
CL / SWA
Collection: 
Special Collections: Swazi Focus
Accession no: 
CL BS/
Type of material: 
Annual Report
Publication details: 
Mbabane: Swaziland
Physical description: 
x, 27p. : ill.
Keywords: 
United States Agency for International Development, USAID, National TB Control Program, NTCP, PEPFAR, IHM, Swaziland National AIDS Program, SNAP, Strategic Information Department, SID, Institute for Health Measure, ICAP, EGPAF, NERCHA, CHAI, HC3, Baylor, UN Agencies