Short course regimen as a tool to increases access to DR-TB care in Afghanistan: retrospective cohort analysis from Medecins Sans Frontieres TB programme in Kandahar

Principal investigator

Anita Mesic
Purpose of study
Purpose of study

To describe Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) initial experiences with implementation of drug resistant tuberculosis (DR-TB) care in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan and to discuss implications of lessons learnt for scaling up DR-TB care in the country.

Study status

  • Concept
  • Protocol & ERB
  • Implementation
  • Completion
  • Archived

Study timeline


  • Translating drug resistant tuberculosis treatment guidelines to reality in war-torn Kandahar, Afghanistan: A retrospective cohort study
    Mesic, Anita "–" Public Library of Science (PLoS) "(2020)"
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