The number of patients under care is growing and the quality of care is reaching new heights. The Eugene Bell Foundation’s combination of advanced diagnostic technology, high-quality drugs, and the latest treatment protocols, all backed by generous support from donors, are saving thousands of lives in North Korea.
|Globally, 48% of patients that start treatment are cured. EugeneBell’s multidrug-resistant tuberculosis program in North Korea expects that over 75% of patients who enter the program in 2014 will be cured. These outcomes make it one of the most effective multidrug-resistant tuberculosis programs in the world.|