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The social terrain of endemic tuberculosis in and around Cape Town
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Global control of the tuberculosis (TB) epidemic remains one of the greatest health challenges of the 21st century, despite the availability of effective treatment over the past 50 years. The rising ...
Accuracy and completeness of notification of tuberculosis in two high incident communities in Cape Town, South Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2011-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Introduction: Tuberculosis (TB) treatment registers and laboratory records are essential recording and reporting tools in TB control programmes. Reliable data are essential for any TB control programme ...
A cross-sectional study of tuberculosis among workers in Tygerberg Academic Hospital, Western Cape province, South Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Introduction: The morbidity and mortality associated with tuberculosis (TB) disease is of grave consequences for the health and employment of afflicted individuals. Healthcare workers are identified amongst ...