Decentralisation of child tuberculosis services increases case finding and uptake of preventive therapy in Uganda
S Zawedde-Muyanja, A Nakanwagi, IP Dongo, MP Sekadde, R Nyinoburyo, G Ssentongo, AK Detjen, F Mugabe, J Nakawesi, Y Karamagi, P Amuge, A Kekitiinwa, SM Graham
The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease | INT UNION AGAINST TUBERCULOSIS LUNG DISEASE (I U A T L D) | Published : 2018
Awarded by Fogarty International Center, National Institutes for Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
The DETECT Child TB Project is a collaborative project led by The Union Uganda (Kampala), in partnership with Baylor Uganda (Kampala), Mildmay Uganda (Kampala) and the National TB and Leprosy Program (NTLP) of the Ministry of Health (Kampala, Uganda) of the Government of Uganda. The project received funding from ELMA Foundation, New York, NY, USA, and an anonymous donor through The Union's North America Office. Salary support for research to SZM was provided by Fogarty International Center, National Institutes for Health, Bethesda, MD, USA (grant #D43TW009771: HIV co-infections in Uganda: TB, Cryptococcus, and Viral Hepatitis).