Testing video observation in treatment of tuberculosis in Moldova

  • Status completed
  • Year 2014-2018
  • Category Government to Citizen & Government to Government

Problem statement:

Low medication adherence leading to multi-drug resistance, and poor wellbeing of the TB patients in Moldova.  

MiLab innovative approach:

Application of Design Thinking in the development of VOT alternative and RCT to evaluate the efficiency of VOT compared to standard approach.

Innovations for change outcomes:

87% treatment adherence rate for video-observed patients compared to 43% for directly-observed patients.