Anne Goldfeld

Recent Contributions

Curing Tuberculosis: A manual for developing communities

Jan. 28, 2009
Treatment programs can play a significant role in reducing the suffering and death tuberculosis causes and are a necessary part of any health system's public health strategy. Published in 2000 by Puritan Press, this book's approach comes from experience with a program created on the Thai-Cambodian border in 1981. This ...

A Community-Based Tuberculosis Program in Cambodia

Jan. 28, 2009
Research Letter published in JAMA, Vol. 292 No. 5, August 4, 2004. Cambodia has one of the highest global burdens of tuberculosis (TB).1 In 1994, the Cambodian Health Committee (CHC), a nongovernmental organization, developed a community-based approach to the treatment of TB using microfinance and food supplementation in Svay Rieng, ...

Drug and Health Care Delivery: A perspective from Cambodia and Ethiopia

Nov. 10, 2008
In 1994, the Cambodian Health Committee (CHC) developed a novel community-based approach to TB and later to AIDS treatment, and in April 2006 universal access for MDR treatment was started nationwide. Following topics are covered here: - TB in Cambodia today - TB and HIV, and MDR TB - Introduction ...

Recent Recommendations

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