Where are we in the battle of ending tuberculosis in children and adolescents in South Africa?
CITATION: Du Preez, K. et al. 2020. Where are we in the battle of ending tuberculosis in children and adolescents in South Africa? South African Medical Journal, 110(5), doi:10.7196/SAMJ.2020.v110i5.14728.
The original publication is available at http://www.samj.org.za
Ambitious targets to end tuberculosis (TB) were set at the United Nations General Assembly High-Level Meeting (UNHLM) on TB in September 2018, with children and adolescents specifically noted as key populations deserving of more attention.  In addition, the World Health Organization (WHO) launched a revised ‘Roadmap towards ending TB in children and adolescents’, outlining key actions that should be taken at country level to engage relevant stakeholders to optimally prevent and treat TB in these age groups