Drug-Resistant TB Threatens India’s Efforts To Control Disease
Scientific American: Supercharged Tuberculosis, Made in India
“…Too few diagnostic laboratories, too many poorly trained health practitioners, and thousands of infected people living in crowded, unsanitary conditions has made India home to the world’s largest epidemic of drug-resistant TB. … Yet until recently Indian public health officials remained reluctant to admit there’s a problem…” (Overdorf, 7/6).
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