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Tuberculosis and Chest Service

The Tuberculosis and Chest Service provides services for clients with tuberculosis or other chest diseases, as well as implements control and preventive measures against these diseases.

Services include:

  1. Surveillance and control of tuberculosis.
  2. Outpatient service for clients with tuberculosis and some other chest diseases.
  3. Providing directly observed treatment with tuberculosis.
  4. Health educational and promotional activities in relation to tuberculosis control, lung diseases and general health aspects.
  5. BCG vaccination programme for newborns.
  6. Assessment, preventive, curative and rehabilitative services for clients with pneumoconiosis.
  7. Research on tuberculosis and related chest diseases to look for better measures in the fight against these diseases.

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TB & Chest Service Telephone Infoline: (852) 2572 6024

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