Given the current lack of viable alternative tools, Imaging still plays a vital role in the diagnosis of Childhood TB – if reliable interpretation is at hand. Which it frequently is not. Apart from the illness and death this dearth of resources generates, a kiss of affection becomes a kiss of infection; undiagnosed, untreated children with TB perpetuate the cycle.
We must do our bit to break it
Image © George Taylor
We need to penetrate TB networks in Africa, Asia and Latin America, reaching organizations, foundations and health facilities diagnosing and treating Childhood TB and sharing our TB Corner and hotline with them.
Please do not miss opportunities to spread the word about this resource; contact us with your contacts. It will not happen on its own: we need you! Help us to help children with TB.