5 ways to bring about a TB resistance 'paradigm shift'

How can the global health community bring about the "paradigm shift" needed to confront tuberculosis resistance? TB programs must do a much better job treating the disease and providing the quality care that prevents it from becoming drug-resistant in the first place, writes José Luis Castro, executive director of the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, in this guest commentary.

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  • José Luis Castro

    José Luis Castro is the President and CEO of Vital Strategies, where he has led a rapid expansion of Vital Strategies’ portfolio, working with governments to tackle the world’s leading killers, primarily in low- and middle-income countries. The organization now reaches into 73 countries and has touched the lives of more than 2 billion people.