Oksana Rusnak: the path from a dissident to a peer consultant
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Oksana Rusnak: the path from a dissident to a peer consultant

Natasha Sidorenko’s current interviewee is a peer consultant on HIV and tuberculosis from Uzbekistan Oksana Rusnak. She has twice been successfully treated for different types of tuberculosis. Currently she is mobilizing a community of people who are affected with tuberculosis in Uzbekistan.

November 04, 2018
Interview  
Why HIV-positive migrants tend to stay in Russia illegally
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Why HIV-positive migrants tend to stay in Russia illegally

As the discussions showed, there is an understanding in Russia that the deportation provisiob should be abolished. However, the Russian side is concerned about the financial side of the issue: the need to pay for the treatment not only of its own citizens, but also ...

May 01, 2018
News  
Recurrent TB and associated factors in Uzbekistan
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Recurrent TB and associated factors in Uzbekistan

Recurrent TB and associated factors: A five-year countrywide study in Uzbekistan Abstract Background In Uzbekistan, despite stable and relatively high tuberculosis treatment success rates, relatively high rates of recurrent tuberculosis have recently been reported. Recurrent tuberculosis is when a patient who was treated for pulmonary tuberculosis and cured, ...

May 15, 2017
EATG  News  

Uzbekistan: Pioneering clinical trial for drug-resistant TB starts

A pioneering new clinical trial aiming to find a radically improved course of treatment for drug-resistant tuberculosis (TB) began on 17th January 2017, when the first patient took the first pill in Uzbekistan. The phase II/III trial, called TB PRACTECAL, aims to find a treatment regime ...

January 24, 2017
EATG  News