TB Policy Briefs
The role of active tuberculosis case-finding (ACF) in reducing patient catastrophic costs – implications for policy and practice in Nepal
The IMPACT TB longitudinal costing survey: Community-based active tuberculosis case finding reduces patient costs in Nepal
The costs of active tuberculosis case-finding (ACF) from the health system perspective – implications for policy and practice in Nepal
Pathogen Sequencing Project Briefs
TB Project Briefs
News & Events
Summary of article findings: Is routine Vitamin A supplementation still justified for children in Nepal? Trial synthesis findings applied to Nepal national mortality estimates
Shreshta et al. PLoS One 2022 May 18;17(5):e0268507. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0268507. eCollection 2022 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/35584136/ Preventing child deaths by giving Vitamin A in countries of Africa and Asia has been a routine...
Commemoration of World TB Day 2022
BNMT Nepal commemorated World TB Day 2022 on March 24, reflecting on this year’s theme “Invest to End TB. Save Lives.” BNMT team both at central and district levels acknowledged...
Living beyond TB
Sunita (name changed) is a 51-year-old housewife living in a remote village Simalghari in Chitwan district. She belongs to a poor family. Although suffering from poverty, she has lived a happy life. One day after returning from her father’s house,...