Training of front-line health workers for tuberculosis control : lessons from Nigeria and Kyrgyzstan

TitleTraining of front-line health workers for tuberculosis control : lessons from Nigeria and Kyrgyzstan
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsAwofeso, N, Schelekova, I, Dalhatu, A
Volumevol. 6, no. 20
Date Published2008
Publication LanguageEN
ISBN Number1478-4491
Keywordsdisease control, health personnel, human resources, kyrgyzstan, nigeria, training programmes, tuberculosis
Abstract

This article compares the quality, quantity and distribution of tuberculosis physicians, laboratory staff, community health workers and nurses in Nigeria and Kyrgyzstan, and highlights implications for (re)training tuberculosis workers in developing countries.

URLhttp://www.human-resources-health.com/content/6/1/20
Short TitleHuman resources for health