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Free Content Cost per patient of treatment for rifampicin‐resistant tuberculosis in a community‐based programme in Khayelitsha, South Africa

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The high cost of rifampicin‐resistant tuberculosis (RR‐TB) treatment hinders treatment access. South Africa has a high RR‐TB burden, and national policy outlines decentralisation to improve access and reduce costs. We analysed health system costs associated with RR‐TB treatment by drug resistance profile and treatment outcome in a decentralised programme.
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Keywords: Afrique du Sud; South Africa; Sudáfrica; TB ‐ MDR; TB‐MDR; TB‐RR; cost; costes; coût; decentralisation; descentralización; décentralisation; multidrug‐resistant tuberculosis; rifampicin‐resistant tuberculosis; traitement; tratamiento; treatment

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: October 1, 2015

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