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17 August 2017

National TB Prevalence Survey Kicks Off


The National Department of Health (NDoH) in partnership with the Human Sciences Research Council (HRSC), Medical Research Council (MRC) and the National Institute of Communicable Diseases (NICD) will initiate the 2017 TB Prevalence Survey to determine the true burden of the disease in the country.

Kicking off this month in eThekwini Municipality, KwaZulu-Natal, the survey will have a national focus with a representative sample of approximately 55,000 adults identified, sampled from 110 population clusters.

The full article is available for download here