MSF Georgia en Georgia: endTB partnership launches clinical trial to target toughest strains of tuberculosis TB has overtaken HIV as the deadliest infectious disease, killing 1.8 million worldwide last year. Mon, 06 Mar 2017 12:42:50 +0000 083f35df-f8a7-4de3-9372-b3147dadf62d Gallery: Providing comprehensive treatment for patients with tuberculosis MSF is one of the biggest non-governmental providers of tuberculosis (TB) treatment – including for drug-resistant TB - in the world. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:27:46 +0000 11bdb5d0-a430-4dc1-9d69-713a12ad9c60 Drug resistant-TB patients cured after two years of treatment Jocelyne Madrilène, who has worked for two years as field coordinator and the past five months as the MSF head of mission, explains why these recoveries are satisfying, for both patients and the entire medical staff. Fri, 06 Feb 2009 00:00:00 +0000 3fe32899-935d-4706-a521-70dccb46c56b Georgia - two months on, uncertainty remains for many In Gori and Tbilisi, the MSF teams continue to provide medical and psychological care to displaced persons, distribute essential non-food items and provide health facilities in need with medicines. Mon, 13 Oct 2008 00:00:00 +0000 4800e3ee-174b-4131-95b3-1cfb0b466593 Georgia: A day assisting displaced people in Tbilisi Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is continuing to deliver medical care and distributing basic relief supplies to displaced people in and around Tbilisi. Fri, 29 Aug 2008 00:00:00 +0000 2015997e-e5f0-45c6-998a-7c9ab2b2ac17 Georgia: Tbilisi a haven for displaced people Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) emergency teams are providing medical aid to those who have fled the fighting among Russians, Ossetians, and Georgians in South Ossetia, chiefly offering medical attention to people in shelters, some of them very elderly. Thu, 28 Aug 2008 00:00:00 +0000 3cd0c94f-578b-42dc-ad8a-03194825dd19 MSF medical team has visited Tskhinvali hospital, South Ossetia An Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) emergency team based in Tbilisi has been able to gain access to the separatist province of South Ossetia and visit Tskhinvali Hospital. Wed, 27 Aug 2008 00:00:00 +0000 d391a276-3109-442e-a8c1-86549c12921a MSF continues seeking access to South Ossetia, while assisting people displaced by the conflict In the last three days in Georgia, MSF assessed camps for displaced persons in and around the city of Tbilisi, where around 20 settlements have been established, and in the city of Gori, but is still unable to access South Ossetia.<br /> Thu, 21 Aug 2008 00:00:00 +0000 54b66772-bdcc-4a38-8566-e67f12cf0586 MSF teams in Georgia and region: concerns about interrupted TB treatment Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is active with the situation of thousands of people who have fled the conflict, and is also alarmed at the possible interruption of treatment for drug resistant tuberculosis (TB) programmes in Georgia and Abkhazia. Tue, 12 Aug 2008 00:00:00 +0000 28c08e62-e486-4514-b1ce-265903763ce8 An MDR-TB patient in Georgia ... Omar, 39 is suffering from multiple drug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) and has been under the care of the MSF team in Zugdidi, Georgia, since last July. Two months after starting his treatment, he was able to leave hospital to continue being looked after at home. Tue, 25 Mar 2008 00:00:00 +0000 d6c20e25-ece6-4709-ac62-fcf0a5f35936