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    Corporate Responsibility / Publication
    Achieving the UN Millennium Development Goals

    The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) are the most broadly supported, comprehensive, yet specific development goals ever set by the global community.

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    Population Health / Publication
    Community vs. Facility-based Directly Observed Treatment for Tuberculosis in Tanzania’s Kilimanjaro Region

    The article shows that treatment success rates were higher in patients who opted for community DOT than in patients who chose facility-based DOT (all cases).

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    Health System Strengthening / Publication
    Evaluation of a Community-based Hypertension Improvement Program (ComHIP) in Ghana

    Ghana faces an increasing burden of non-communicable disease. The article concludes that the low hypertension treatment and control rates may suggest that such programs are not necessarily impactful on the health of the population.

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    Leprosy / Fact Sheet
    Leprosy post-exposure prophylaxis (LPEP) program

    The overall aim of the leprosy post-exposure prophylaxis (LPEP) program was to evaluate the feasibility and efficiency of contact tracing and the provision of preventative treatment for leprosy under routine conditions in eight countries.

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    Population Health / Fact Sheet
    Novartis Foundation

    The Novartis Foundation and partners are working to transform health systems from being reactive, to proactive, predictive and preventative.