Understanding and using tuberculosis data

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August 2014 -- This handbook provides clear guidance on approaches to the analysis of TB data. It gives detailed practical examples of the analysis of TB surveillance data, in particular TB notification data, data from surveillance of anti-TB drug resistance, and mortality data compiled in national vital registration systems.

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