oa South African Medical Journal - Tuberculosis control in an urban area
|Article Title||Tuberculosis control in an urban area|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Principal Government Medical Officer, Durban Chest Clinic, Durban|
|Publication Date||Oct 1968|
|Pages||1012 - 1014|
|Keyword(s)||Community health, Disease detection, Epidemiology, Prevention, Tuberculosis control and Urban area|
The difficulties encountered in dealing with tuberculosis in an urban area are considered. In the detection of the disease, the value of mass-X-ray surveys is assessed, and the usefulness of the tuberculin test is emphasized.
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