Progress with intensified TB Case Finding in Nigeria. Dr. E.B.A. Coker MD, MPH Coordinator National HIV/AIDS Programme. Presentation outline. Country information. HIV/AIDS profile. TB burden. Progress with intensifying TB case findings Challenges. Conclusion. Country Information.
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Dr. E.B.A. Coker MD, MPH
Coordinator National HIV/AIDS Programme
Health providers at HCT centres on Client intake form ask for:
- Cough >3 weeks
- Fever >3 weeks
- Night sweats
- Unexplained weight loss >= 3 Kg in last 4 weeks
- Haemoptysis (coughing up blood or blood-tinged sputum)
- Enlarged lymph nodes (>2 cm)
- History of TB
- Contact with a person with TB disease
TB HIV collaboration will lead us to beneficial health outcomes