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Core Curriculum on Tuberculosis, 2000

Chapter 4
Testing for TB Disease and Infection

References

American Thoracic Society and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Diagnostic standards and classification of tuberculosis in adults and children. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 1999; 161.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Anergy skin testing and preventive therapy for HIV-infected persons: revised recommendations. MMWR 1997;46(No. RR-15).

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The role of BCG vaccine in the prevention and control of tuberculosis in the United States: a joint statement by the Advisory Council for the Elimination of Tuberculosis and the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices. MMWR 1996;45(No.RR-4).

American Thoracic Society and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Targeted tuberculin testing and treatment of latent tuberculosis infection. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 1999; 161.

American Thoracic Society and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Control of tuberculosis in the United States. Am Rev Respir Dis 1992;146:1623-1633.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Screening for tuberculosis and tuberculosis infection in high-risk populations. MMWR 1995;44(No.RR-11):19-34.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Essential components of a tuberculosis prevention and control program. MMWR 1995;44(No.RR-11):1-16.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. A strategic plan for the elimination of tuberculosis from the United States MMWR 1989;38(Suppl No.S-3).

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Tuberculosis elimination revisited: obstacles, opportunities, and a renewed commitment. MMWR 1999;48(No. RR-9).

 


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