What will increase the detection of tuberculosis in Ukraine during the Covid-19 pandemic?
Covid-19 has directly influenced and continues to influence the detection of tuberculosis patients in Ukraine. Indicators of tuberculosis underdevelopment in a pandemic are growing. Olga Pavlova, Deputy Director of the Support to Tuberculosis Efforts in Ukraine, spoke in more detail about the factors influencing such statistics.
- Patients do not have access to services.
- An algorithm for tuberculosis active detection during Covid-19 has not been developed.
- Reform of the anti-tuberculosis system during Covid-19.