Also this year thanks to Stop TB Partnership, Campaign posters are available at: www.stoptb.org/events/world_tb_day/2018/materials.asp.
The lastest report on tubercolosis by WHO is available as the Global Tuberculosis Report 2017.
In November 17th 2017, 118 national delegations subscribed the Moscow Declaration to End TB foused on 4 main areas: ADVANCING THE TB RESPONSE WITHIN THE SDG AGENDA, ENSURING SUFFICIENT AND SUSTAINABLE FINANCING, PURSUING SCIENCE, RESEARCH AND INNOVATION, DEVELOPING A MULTISECTORAL ACCOUNTABILITY FRAMEWORK.
There is a new WHO document about Latent TB Infection (LTBI) Latent TB Infection : Updated and consolidated guidelines for programmatic management.
An Italian translation of the Executive Summary is provided by Dr. Sveva Indini: Sintesi delle linee guida aggiornate e rafforzate per una gestione programmatica. Here the original WHO Executive Summary.
2016 WHO data about Italy show a TB mortality rate (in no HIV-positive people) of 0.33 (0.33-0.34) cases every 100,000 people, an overall TB incidence of 3.7 (3.1-4.2) cases every 100,000 people. These and further data are available on WHO database: Tuberculosis country profiles.
Last updated 03/24/2018