|Moldova: Fighting a Deadly Disease|
The Pulitzer Centre on Crisis Reporting have recently an article in conjunction with photographer David Rochkind highlighting the crisis of MDR-TB in Moldova. Moldova has one of the highest rates of MDR-TB in the world. It is estimated that one out of every ten patients in Moldova defaults on his TB treatment and that nearly 44 percent of all cases of TB in the country are multidrug-resistant.
A full copy of the article can be viewed via the following link http://pulitzercenter.org/projects/eastern-europe/moldova-fighting-deadly-disease
(Posted 15th March 2011)