DOTS (directly observed treatment, short-course), is the name given to the
tuberculosis control strategy recommended by the World Health Organization.
Standardized treatment, with supervision and patient support · An effective drug
supply and management system · Monitoring and evaluation system, and impact
DOTS or Directly Observed Treatment Short course is the internationally
recommended strategy for TB control that has been recognized as a highly
efficient and ...
Short-course chemotherapy is a key ingredient in the tuberculosis control
strategy known as directly observed treatment, short-course (DOTS). For
populations in ...
For a new or fresh case of tuberculosis the duration of treatment is six months, ...
WHO recommends Directly Observed Treatment Short course (DOTS) strategy ...
Bull World Health Organ. 2000;78(2):238-51. Directly observed treatment, short-
course strategy and multidrug-resistant tuberculosis: are any modifications ...
Mar 23, 2006 ... The WHO Directly Observed Treatment Short Course (DOTS) strategy employing
a standardised treatment for 6 months produces the highest ...
EDITOR'S CHOICE. JIACM 2004; 5(2): 109-13. Directly Observed Treatment,
Short-Course (DOTS). SK Sharma*, A Mohan**. Abstract. Directly observed ...
There is no debate that the standard short-course chemotherapy regimen ....
started on a course of directly observed treatment of antibiotics, every other day
Jan 20, 2014 ... Directly Observed Treatment Short-course (DOTS) for tuberculosis control
program in Gambella Regional State, Ethiopia: ten years experience.