GIS/GPS to document increased access to community-based treatment for tuberculosis in Africa

David Wilkinson*, Frank Tanser

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

Application of geographic information system (GIS) and global positioning system (GPS) technology in the Hlabisa community-based tuberculosis treatment programme documents the increase in accessibility to treatment after the expansion of the service from health facilities to include community workers and volunteers.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)394-395
Number of pages2
JournalLancet
Volume354
Issue number9176
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 31 Jul 1999
Externally publishedYes

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