Government of india publications through central tb division accessible from location. This is a centrally sponsored scheme for all the states. Resources for tb programs centers for disease control. This paper synthesizes what is known on equity and tb in malawi and highlights areas for further action and advocacy. National tb program objectives and performance targets for 2025. This should help keep us on course as we aim for our medium term goals. An important step towards a more systematic approach was taken in 1979, with the establishment of the national tuberculosis control programme ntp in the ministry of health moh. Fifth joint monitoring mission of the bangladesh national. Establishment and development of the national tuberculosis. The course was conducted in the national training center for tuberculosis and chest diseases, moh, cairo, egypt in the period from 4th to 29th, 2011. Tb control programs toward achieving the national tb program objectives. Revised national guidelines on management of tuberculosis in. The manual for tuberculosis gives information about the disease and the strategy and organization of a national control programme. National tuberculosis program strategic plan 20172020.
Fifth joint monitoring mission of the bangladesh national tuberculosis control programme xi treatment and directly observed treatment dot the ntp started approximately 300 000 new smearpositive tb cases on shortcourse chemotherapy during 20052007. Participants were from sudan, south sudan, pakistan, afghanistan, jordan, palestine and iraq. Pdf revised national tuberculosis control program in india. Mopfor the is the basis for the implementation of the tuberculosis control program in all dots facilities in the philippines. Democratic peoples republic of korea 3 carried out in june 2012, with the supranational reference laboratory snrl in hong kong, there was high concordance of results for firstline drug susceptibility testing fl dst. The phase ii 20062012 of the revised national tuberculosis control programme rntcp has been successful in achieving its objectives. Update on the national tb control programme in vietnam submitted by the vietnam stop tb partnership november 20. Every year there are approximately 18 lakh new cases in the country of which approximately 8.
National tb program objectives and performance targets for 2020. Asghar 3 abstract afghanistan has 2 tuberculosis surveillance systems, the national tuberculosis control programme ntp and the health management information system hmis. Until 2005, the malawi national tuberculosis control programme had been implemented as a vertical programme. To assess the knowledge regarding revised national tuberculosis control programme among staff nurses after administering information booklet. Though in some of the states it was for quite a long time, it was never properly implemented due to many reasons. This project was scaled up nationwide between 19982006. Annual report of the revised national tuberculosis control programme. Pdf 106 kb the national tuberculosis indicators project ntip. Though the country has achieved commendable success in tuberculosis control, yet this success may deem out unless effective tb control measures are taken based on strong policy guidance for the disease.
The national tuberculosis control program in egypt ntpegypt held recently the annual course for tb control. The vision of the national tb program is to see a zimbabwe free of tb with a goal of 80. Tb india 2017 revised national tb control programme annual status report, new delhi, 2017 tb india 2017 tbindia2017. The global tb programme of the world health organization gratefully acknowledges. Stop tb partnership the national stop tb partnership in. Tuberculosis programme ntp, myanmar shows that childhood tb accounted for only 3% of the total caseload in 2003, gradually increasing from 21% in 2007 up to 29% 42,434 child tb cases of total caseload in 2012, and then falling to 25% or 36,301 cases in 2015. All you need to know about national clean air programme. National tuberculosis tb control program department of. Tuberculosis control programme rntcp with an objective of achieving a treatment success rate of 85 percent of new smearpositive cases and a 70 percent case detection rate8. Aggregate reports for tuberculosis program evaluation. The botswana national tuberculosis programme has prepared this sixth edition of the national guidelines on the management of tuberculosis with the help of the world health organization and the botusa project of the us centers for disease control and prevention, with critical input from experts worldwide.
Directorate general of health services, ministry of health and family welfare. Rntcp varanasi recruitment 2020 apply online job vacancies 18. Revised national tuberculosis control programme rntcp. In 1962, the government of india launched a national tuberculosis control program to detect as many tuberculosis cases as possible, provide effective treatment, establish district tuberculosis centers, extend shortcourse chemotherapy, and strengthen existing state tuberculosis training and demonstration centers. Dots strategy directly observed treatment shortcourse chemotherapy the dots strategy along with the other components of the stop tb strategy, implemented under the revised national tuberculosis control programme rntcp in india, is a comprehensive package for tb control. Resources for tb programs centers for disease control and. Review of the netherlands tuberculosis control programme 14 18 april 2008. The program provides, various free of cost, quality tuberculosis diagnosis and treatment services across the country through the government health system. Revised national tuberculosis control programme the global fund. Contributors to the development of the tb national strategic plan. Rntcp varanasi recruitment 2020 apply online job vacancies. Stop tb partnership the national stop tb partnership in vietnam.
It also facilitates effective implementation of the tobacco control laws. Tuberculosis is a major public health problem in india. We want to hear your ideas and your experiences in tackling this enormous threat to our nations health. Nigeria is currently ranked 3rd among the 22 highestburdened countries in the world and the 1st in africa. Treatment supervisor, tbhv tb health visitor, lab technician. Control programme ntcp which was established in 1962 had less than 30 per cent treatment completion. Operational guide for national tuberculosis control programmes on the introduction and use of fixeddose combination drugs. Sep 04, 2012 central tuberculosis division tuberculosis india. Training manual and users guide pdf icon pdf 473kb the national tuberculosis indicators project ntip ntip is a monitoring system for tracking the progress of u.
National strategic plan for tuberculosis control 20122017 tbfacts. The central tb division ctd at the ministry of health and family welfare, govt. Two new drug therapies may be able to cure all forms of tuberculosis even the ones most difficult to treat. Ntp national tuberculosis control programme pi protease inhibitor pitc provider initiated testing and counseling pmtct prevention of mother to child transmission ptb pulmonary tuberculosis tb tuberculosis tbhiv tuberculosis and hiv infection tbic tuberculosis infection control tbln tuberculosis of the lymph nodes. New vision for revised national tuberculosis control programme. National tuberculosis control program manual of procedures. Engage national, regional and local government units agencies on multisectoral implementation of tb elimination plan. Revised national tuberculosis control programme rntcp, varanasi invites applications from eligible and qualified candidates for the contractual staff posts of dotsplus site medical officer, senior dotsplus and tbhiv supervisor, sts sr. Check out for the latest news on tuberculosis control programme along with tuberculosis control programme live news at times of india sun, apr 12, 2020 updated 01. Revised national tuberculosis control programme national. These revised guidelines prepared by the world health organizations global tuberculosis programme gtb describe the following. National strategic plan for tuberculosis control, 20122017 executive summary towards universal access for quality tb diagnosis and treatment tb was declared as a global health emergency in 1993.
We will have something to offer every single patient, says mel spigelman, president of the tb alliance, the organisation coordinating trials. Indias national tb control programme provides quality assured diagnostic and treatment services to all. Value clients and patients through integrated patientcentered tb services. Revised national tuberculosis control program in india. The revised national tuberculosis control programme rntcp, implemented since in 1993, is a part of the government of indias goi national health mission. Tuberculosis and hiv aids are the drivers of morbidity and mortality in the country. Tuberculosis control programme news latest news on. During the second health and population plan 198086 tb services were expanded to 124 upazila health complexes uhc under the strengthening tbleprosy control. It deals with case definitions and treatment categories. Guidance for national tuberculosis and hiv programmes on. Revised national tuberculosis control program now renamed as national tuberculosis elimination program ntep rntcp is the staterun tuberculosis tb control initiative of the government of india. Sep 02, 2014 dots strategy directly observed treatment shortcourse chemotherapy the dots strategy along with the other components of the stop tb strategy, implemented under the revised national tuberculosis control programme rntcp in india, is a comprehensive package for tb control. Revised national guidelines on management of tuberculosis. Guidelines for national programmes 5 1 an expanded dots framework for effective tuberculosis control.
Nigeria has the tenth largest burden of tb cases in the world. The national tb control program, organized in 1978 and operating within a devolved health care delivery system, is one of the public health programs being managed and coordinated by the infectious diseases for prevention and control division idpcd of the disease prevention and control bureau dpcb of the department of health doh. The overall treatment success rate in these patients was 92%, surpassing the who target. Operational guide for national tuberculosis control programmes on. The national tuberculosis control programme in south india. Assessment of public private mix in the revised national tuberculosis control programme in a south indian district. The national tuberculosis indicators project ntip ntip is a monitoring system for tracking the progress of u. Evaluation of the national tuberculosis surveillance system. The national clean air programme ncap, which was formally unveiled on thursda. The national tobacco control programme ntcp by the ministry of health and family welfare mohfw deals with awareness creation about the harmful effects of tobacco use and about the tobacco control laws. Evaluation of the national tuberculosis surveillance. Guidance for national tuberculosis programmes on the management of tuberculosis in children acknowledgements this document represents consensus guidance developed by the who global tb programme with input from the childhood tb subgroup of the stop tb partnership. Enforce standards on tb care and prevention and use of quality products. This is a summary of the difficulties, challenges and recommendations.
Evaluation of the national tuberculosis surveillance system in afghanistan k. The botswana national tuberculosis programme has prepared this sixth edition of the national guidelines on the management of tuberculosis with the help of the world health organization and the botusa project of the us centers for disease control and. About rntcp varanasi revised national tuberculosis control programme recruitment 2020. Dec 31, 2007 until 2005, the malawi national tuberculosis control programme had been implemented as a vertical programme. Towards universal access for quality tb diagnosis and treatment. Data were obtained from the surveillance system established by the new ntp in 1986. The centre has launched a programme to reduce particulate matter pm pollution by 2030% in at least 102 cities by 2024.
National tuberculosis control program manual of procedures, 5th ed. Revised national tuberculosis control programme national strategic plan nsp20122017. Dots has now been scaled up to all 75 districts, covering 94 percent of the population in 335 treatment centers and 1,407 subcenters. Pdf on feb 15, 20, ramesh verma and others published revised national tuberculosis control program in india. An evaluation of these surveillance systems in january. It seeks to employ the who recommended tuberculosis control strategy, dotsdirectly observed treatment, short course, to the indian scenario. The vietnam stop tb partnership has sent an update on the resource situation for the national tuberculosis control programme. To compare the pretest and posttest knowledge score regarding revised.
Kncv and centre for infectious disease control, 2008 2. National tuberculosis control programme ntp to address the dr tb problem. Tb remains the leading cause of death due to an infectious agent globally. An offline app for patient education will be available for free download. The programme was based on the dots directly observed treatment, shortcourse strategy which had five major components. We believe that a newsletter is a way of talking to each other. Standards for tb care in india standards tb careindia. National tuberculosis control programme linkedin slideshare. In the same year, india established the rntcp as a small pilot project.
Rntcp national tuberculosis elimination program ntep. During this period the emphasis was on bcg vaccination, passive case finding and free of charge supply of treatment for tb patients with standard chemotherapy for. Tuberculosis was never a notifiable disease nationally in india. To describe the establishment and development of the national tuberculosis control programme ntp of vietnam.
The national tb programme ntp was launched by the government of india in 1962 in the form of district tb centre model involved with bcg vaccination and tb treatment. Guidance for national tuberculosis programmes on the. As per the national strategic plan 201217, the program has a vision of achieving a tb free india, and aims to achieve universal access to tb control services. Tb manual national tuberculosis programme guidelines. Guidance for national tuberculosis and hiv programmes on the. Global tb control is possible through the dots strategy the essential services needed to control tb, based on diagnosis and treatment of infectious cases and incorporating the essential management tools, were treatment of tuberculosis.223 1150 1311 1026 659 541 1104 991 929 604 1529 1455 80 138 483 313 1064 641 1197 691 165 1287 483 297 640 188 303 133 1312 32 566 1051 1070