TABLE 1

The 11 sections in the E-DETECT TB survey of European Union/European Economic Area national tuberculosis (TB) programme leaders

National strategies, coordination and resources
 1Availability and implementation of a national TB control plan or strategy
 2TB programme coordination and stakeholder representation
 3Resources (including budget, workforce development, and new tools for TB control and prevention)
 4Monitoring and surveillance
Finding and treating TB in the population
 5TB in high-risk and vulnerable population groups
 6Clinical and technical (guidelines, laboratory quality assurance, contact tracing, vaccination)
 7MDR-TB
 8HIV/TB
Priorities and barriers
 9Priority actions: which existing or new actions are most important or have the greatest urgency?
 10Priority populations: which groups have the highest unmet need for TB detection and treatment?
 11Barriers to TB control and prevention

MDR: multidrug-resistant.