First National Tuberculosis Prevalence Survey PDF Print E-mail

This is a national wide population based survey designed to determine the best estimates of prevalence of pulmonary tuberculosis disease in the country. During thisyear, the programme participated in an international workshop  organised by WHO in Ethiopia to review the sampling framework and sample size in line with the current WHO guidelines. The programme also received clearance from GFATM through country CCM to use part of Round 6 reprogrammed funds to finance the survey.  The recruitment and training of key survey team’s members, development of SOPs and field manual, logistical arrangements and collection of field data are scheduled for the next year.

Last Updated on Sunday, 05 August 2012 14:08