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Tuberculosis control activities in the private and public health sectors of Kenya from 2013 to 2017: how do they compare?

Department For International Development

October 23
16:26 2019

Abstract

Large numbers of tuberculosis (TB) patients seek care from private for-profit providers. This study aimed to assess and compare TB control activities in the private for-profit and public sectors in Kenya between 2013 and 2017.

This research was supported by the UK Department for International Developments Operational Research Capacity Building Programme led by the International Union Against TB and Lung Disease (The Union)

Citation

Mailu EW, Owiti P, Ade S, Harries AD, Manzi M, Omesa E, Kiende P, Macharia S, Mbithi I, Kamene M. Tuberculosis control activities in the private and public health sectors of Kenya from 2013 to 2017: how do they compare? Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 2019. Epub Ahead of Print

Tuberculosis control activities in the private and public health sectors of Kenya from 2013 to 2017: how do they compare?

Published 23 July 2019