This report presents progress made after two years of implementation of the ESA Commitment (2013-2015). Significant progress has already been made thanks to concerted action by governments, civil society, and development partners at national and regional level.
Donor funding for HIV programs has flattened out in recent years, which limits the ability of HIV programs worldwide to achieve universal access and sustain current progress. This study examines alternative mechanisms for resource mobilization.
The Xpert MTB/RIF assay is an accurate test for the diagnosis of tuberculosis when an adequate sputum sample can be obtained; even in smear-negative tuberculosis the sensitivity is about 67%. Although the assay turnaround time is under 2 h, depending on the health-care setting, time to…
OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the global and country-level burden of HIV/AIDS relative to 291 other causes of disease burden from 1980-2010 using the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010 (GBD 2010) as the vehicle for exploration.
By telling the stories of four inspiring individuals, EXPOSED brings viewers to the forefront of the race against tuberculosis. Watch the four-part series of short films on the global TB epidemic and the race to develop new tools to prevent it.
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World Health Statistics 2012 contains WHO’s annual compilation of health-related data for its 194 Member States, and includes a summary of the progress made towards achieving the health-related Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and associated targets.