This interesting Guardian article discusses the fact that often, morbidity management in NTDs is overlooked, in favour of available drug treatment options and prevention. The reasons being given are mainly financial, with mass drug treatment being much less expensive than the more complex morbidity management options like surgery.

http://www.theguardian.com/global-development-professionals-network/2014/jan/09/ntds-diseases-disability-prevention

 

 

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