Absence of Registration and WHO Prequalification Standard - potential factors for the increase of MDR-TB in Moldova
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Poster
- By: BUSH, Patricia (Georgetown U. School of Medicine, Family Medicine, Naples, FL, United States of America)
- Co-author(s): Cebotarenco, N. (CoRSUM, Chisinau, Moldova)
Stratu, V. (Pharmacists Association, Cnisinau, Moldova)
Background: According to the Consolidated Action Plan to Prevent and Combat Multidrug and Extensively Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis in the WHO European Region, 2011-2015, the European Region has the highest rate of MDR-TB in the world, which reflects the failure of health care systems to treat the disease effectively. Moldova has the highest rate of.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.