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Tobacco use, tobacco cessation and tuberculosis treatment outcomes: Need to connect the DOTS?

Updated : March 24, 2021 12:22:59 IST

Almost 38 percent of tuberculosis deaths are associated with tobacco use.
Every year, around a quarter of a million people die due to TB in India.
There is substantial evidence to link smoking with tuberculosis disease and poor treatment outcomes.
Tobacco use, tobacco cessation and tuberculosis treatment outcomes: Need to connect the DOTS?
Published : March 24, 2021 12:22 PM IST

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