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Huge backlog of lung disease claims

Compensation commission for miners faces a four-year backlog for occupation-related claims

TB fight could soon get boost from simple swab diagnostic test

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Quick and accurate diagnosis is essential for controlling tuberculosis, prompting hunt for alternative approaches to detection

Lack of private GP buy-in is the Achilles heel of NHI

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The main lesson that appears to have emerged from the recruitment drive is that it has not worked, writes Tamar Kahn

Clinics best option to fight MDR-TB

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Medicins Sans Frontières report says treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis at local clinics more effective and cheaper

MEC seeks private sector help on surgery backlogs

Gauteng health MEC Qedani Mahlangu, right, is said to be taking a friendlier approach to private hospital groups than Minister Aaron Motsoaledi, left, as she tackles surgery backlogs. File picture: THE TIMES

Belated move follows complaints that patients have been waiting up to seven years for orthopaedic operations


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