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[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

Hostels for Hope

Eric Obscherning - May 3, 2016
Each year, for thousands of women in the United Republic of Tanzania, a positive diagnosis for cervical or breast cancer is followed by an impossible decision: travel to a far-away hospital for treatm...
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American Cancer Society breast cancer cancer cancer treatment cervical cancer Competition hospital Tanzania
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Assessment of the Integration of PMTCT within MNCH Services at Health Facilities in Tanzania

Daniel C - Oct. 24, 2012
In guidelines released in 2010, the World Health Organization recommends that health facilities integrate prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) with maternal, newborn, and child health (M...
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health facilities Integration and linkages to care mnch Mother to child transmission pmtct Tanzania
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

Looking Within: A Case Study on OVC & Community Mobilization in Tanzania

John Nicholson - Feb. 15, 2011
Looking Within: A Case Study on OVC & Community Mobilization in Tanzania Nicholson John
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Community engagement Developing targeted interventions HIV orphans OVC Scaling up & managing at scale Tanzania
[ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention

"Driving the devil away": qualitative insights into miraculous cures for AIDS in a rural Tanzanian ward

Anat Rosenthal, PhD - July 22, 2010
"Driving the devil away": qualitative insights into miraculous cures for AIDS in a rural Tanzanian ward Rosenthal, PhD Anat This Provisional PDF corresponds to the artic...
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Faith Leaders Patient Education Publications & Research Tanzania
MDR-TB Treatment & Prevention

Patient-centered TB treatment (PCT) vs. health-facility-based DOT: A cohort study in Tanzania

Amy Madore - Dec. 22, 2009
S. Egwaga, et al. Patient-centered Tuberculosis treatment delivery under programmatic conditions in Tanzania: a cohort study. BMC Medicine 2009, 7:80. Full, open access article available here: www....
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dots patient-centered care Publications & Research Tanzania
[ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention

Immunohaematological reference values in Human Immunodeficiency Virus-negative adolescent and adults in rural northern Tanzania

Rebecca Weintraub, MD - Jan. 16, 2009
Immunohaematological reference values in Human Immunodeficiency Virus-negative adolescent and adults in rural northern Tanzania Weintraub, MD Rebecca This Provisional PD...
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Immunohaematological reference values Monitoring & Measurement Publications & Research Tanzania