Authors: Okelloh D, Achola M, Opole J, Ogwang C, Agaya J, Sifuna P, Mchembere W, Cowden J, Heilig M, Borgdorff MW, Yuen CM, Cain KP
Kenya faces a heavy burden of tuberculosis. However, in 2016 only 46% cases were diagnosed. This study looked to identify strategies to increase attendance of patients at community-based clinics. This cluster randomized trial involved recruitment of individuals who showed disease symptoms by community health volunteers (CHVs).
Resource Type: Journal articles
Region: Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA)