Scale-up of TB and HIV programme collaborative activities in Zambia – a 10-year review
Tropical Medicine & International Health, 04/17/2012
Kapata N et al. – The scale–up of TB/HIV collaborative programme activities in Zambia has steadily increased over the past decade resulting in increased testing for TB and HIV, and anti–retroviral (ARV) rollout with improved treatment outcomes among TB patients co–infected with HIV. Getting service delivery points to adhere to WHO guidelines for collaborative TB/HIV activities remains problematic, especially those meant to reduce the burden of TB in people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA).