Strengthening of Tuberculosis and HIV diagnosis
Detection of treatment resistance in the provinces ZheJiang et Heilong Jiang.
Improvement of the detection of new contagious pulmonary TB cases in remote areas:
Support in setting up 40 tuberculosis treatment centres;
Training of 100% of the centres staff;
Support in setting up of 80 developed collection stations.
Better detection and fllow-up of persons living in rural areas:
2280 new cases have been diagnosed in 2009;
94% of patients are diagnosed during the first 3 months of infection;
92% recovery rate and 5% mortality rate.
Introduction of viral load by the Christophe Mérieux Centre for the therapeutic follow-up of persons living with HIV. On 30 April 2010, 378 samples (378 patients) were received at the Centre of Infectiology Christophe Mérieux. Women represent 43% of all subjects.