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Palliative care for drug-resistant tuberculosis: An urgent call to action

T Govender, S Naidoo, N Padayatchi, L Gwyther

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T Govender, King Dinuzulu Hospital Complex, KwaZulu-Natal Department of Health, Durban, South Africa; Discipline of Public Health Medicine, School of Nursing and Public Health, College of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa; Developing Research Innovation, Localisation and Leadership in South Africa (DRILL) Fellow, College of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa

S Naidoo, Discipline of Public Health Medicine, School of Nursing and Public Health, College of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa

N Padayatchi, Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa (CAPRISA), University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa

L Gwyther, Palliative Medicine, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa; and Hospice Palliative Care Association of South Africa, Cape Town, South Africa

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South African Medical Journal 2018;108(5):360. DOI:10.7196/SAMJ.2018.v108i5.13240

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Date submitted: 2018-04-25
Date published: 2018-04-25

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