These patients if not properly treated land up in drug resistant tuberculosis .
This course on tuberculosis is developed by experts who have worked in the field of tuberculosis for decade and is reviewed by medical experts of DUHS experts from other provinces and over seas and experts from Pakistan chest society. The content of the modules is adopted form WHO guidelines, CDC guidelines Canadian chest society guidelines , BTS guidelines Pakistan chest society guidelines and PTP guidelines.
This course is designed to provide on line training to family physicians and medical students in the field of tuberculosis and to provide a ready reference in their hands accessible from any place and at any time.
I congratulate Dr Iftekhar Ahmed Director Ojha institute of chest diseases , Dr Shahina Qayuum, Dr Nadeem Ahmed and all the team members on this accomplishment
Online modules will be available soon on other common medical problems.
Prof: Masood Hameed Khan
Dow University of Health Sciences