Acta Academiae Medicinae Sinica

Acta Academiae Medicinae Sinica

Acta Academiae Medicinae Sinica ›› 2009, Vol. 31 ›› Issue (4): 393-395.doi: 10.3881/j.issn.1000-503X.2009.04.002

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Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis in China

ZHANG Hui; JIANG Shi-wen; WANG Li-xia   

  1. National Center for Tuberculosis Prevention and Control, China CDC, Beijing 100050, China
  • Received:2009-03-13 Revised:1900-01-01 Online:2009-08-30 Published:2009-08-30
  • Contact: WANG Li-xia

Abstract: ABSTRACT:Tuberculosis (TB) is one of the global major public health problems. China has the second highest TB burden worldwide. This article introduces the epidemiology of TB in China and elucidates the progress and challenges in TB prevention and control.

Key words: tuberculosis, procress, cdallence