Public private partnership training course on DOTS for doctors at private hospitals/clinics - Module.
- Department for International Development
- 1 January 2008
- Document Type:
- Training Materials
- National Tuberculosis Control Programme, Pakistan, Association for Social Development, Pakistan, and Nuffield Center for International Health, Leeds, UK.
This training course comprises sessions on identification of tuberculosis (TB) suspects, diagnosis of TB cases, categorizing patients and prescribing TB treatment, registering patients and managing contacts, patient follow-up at the hospital or clinic, and encouraging compliance and managing patients who interrupt treatment. As well as instructions/recommendations for doctors it includes role-playing sessions, copies of forms such as those for requesting tests or recording treatment, and questions and exercises on what has been learned.
Published: 1 January 2008