Active TB Drug-SafetyMonitoring and Management(aDSM)

Publication Year 6 Aug 2023

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The Ministry of Health and Sports, Myanmar would like to express its sincere thanks to Professor Tin Maung Cho, Professor Win Naing, Professor Ye Tun and Professor Yadanar Kyaw for their technical support and time in writing this Manual; Myanmar Food and Drug Administration (FDA), TB specialist Hospitals for their collaboration and support, the World Health Organization for its initiative in developing the national aDSM plan and providing technical assistance to this manual; Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) for its collaboration; and Dr. Mamel Quelapio, Senior Consultant from KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation for her technical support in the process of aDSM Manual development. The development of this aDSM Manual was undertaken in 2017 with support from the USAID-funded Challenge TB project.
The Global Health Bureau, Office of Health, Infectious Disease and Nutrition (HIDN), United States Agency for International Development, financially supports this guide through Challenge TB under the terms of Agreement No. AID-OAA-A-14-00029. This field guide is made possible by the generous support of the American people through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The contents are the responsibility of Challenge TB and do not necessarily reflect the views of USAID or the United States Government.