Health-systems efficiency in the Russian Federation: Tuberculosis control

Study aiming to conduct a comprehensive assessment of the case-mix of patients admitted to tuberculosis hospitals and the reasons for their admission in four Russian regions: Ivanovo, Orel, Samara and Vladimir. The study also seeks to quantify the extent to which efficiency could be improved by reducing hospitalization rates and re-profiling hospital beds available in the tuberculosis-control system.

Document Date: 25 July, 2005
Author: Katherine Floyd and others