Recommendation ID
PH37/5
Question
How effective and cost effective is peer support as part of an enhanced case management (ECM) approach to ensuring hard-to-reach groups with active tuberculosis (TB) complete treatment? In particular, does effectiveness and cost effectiveness vary:
- according to the target population (that is, different hard-to-reach groups)
- by setting (for example, outreach versus clinic)
- by population (for example, age, gender, ethnicity)?
Any explanatory notes
(if applicable)
None.

Source guidance details

Comes from guidance
Tuberculosis: identification and management in under-served groups
Number
PH37
Date issued
March 2012

Other details

Is this a recommendation for the use of a technology only in the context of research? No  
Is it a recommendation that suggests collection of data or the establishment of a register?   No