endTB presentations from the WHO Global Consultation on Transition Towards New and Better Treatments for MDR-TB, Geneva, November 2018

December 14, 2018

Researchers from endTB participated in the WHO Global Consortium to share the study’s implementation practices and updated results, providing evidence to support the transition, operationalization, and scale-up of new MDR-TB guidelines. 

The following presentations are for individual reference, on behalf of the endTB study. Data is not yet published or peer reviewed

DR-TB Drugs Under the Microscope: 5th edition

November 26, 2018

This MSF Access Campaign report – now in its fifth edition – analyses the barriers and factors affecting access to treatment regimens for drug-resistant tuberculosis (DR-TB), including new and repurposed drugs.

We provide detailed pricing profiles of key DR-TB drugs, using manufacturer responses to standardised questionnaires and the Global TB Drug Facility website.

This report was produced with endTB's support.

endTB Clinical Guide v4.0 (EN / RU / ES / FR)

February 9, 2018

This guide is designed to give guidance to the endTB Project site on the use of new TB drugs bedaquiline and delamanid.

It is intended to be a resource for physicians and other health care professionals involved in the endTB project.

The clinical guide is available in English, Russian, Spanish and French.

eLearning modules

February 8, 2018
​​​​​​The following eLearning units have been developed to provide guidance to physicians caring for MDR-TB patients enrolled in the endTB project.

Patent Opposition Database

January 10, 2018

The Patent Opposition Database is a site that allows civil society to share resources and learn about the tools needed to oppose the application or granting of unwarranted patents on medicines. The site contains a wealth of information on existing patent oppositions, patent applications, patent office decisions, court cases and other vital documents that will inform users own preparation for filing an opposition by sharing these resources and the experience of others.

https://www.patentoppositions.org/en/about

Out of Step: TB policies in 29 countries, 3rd Ed. (2017)

September 19, 2017

Although it can be prevented and successfully treated, tuberculosis (TB) is the world’s deadliest infectious disease: in 2015, 1.8 million people died from it. While there have been substantial and important innovations in the fight against TB, including faster, more accurate diagnostic tests and the first new medicines in nearly 50 years, deadly gaps remain in implementing and providing access to these advances.

Terms of reference: endTB Medical Committee

May 13, 2017

The endTB Medical Committee formulates recommendations for off-label and compassionate use of the new anti-TB drugs for M(X)DR-TB.

It provides advice to any MSF, PIH and IRD projects for individual patient’s management on a case-by-case basis in answer to requests initiated by clinicians from the projects.

For more information, please download the terms of reference.

Pharmacovigilance

June 27, 2016

Pharmacovigilance forms and other resources for staff on endTB sites.

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