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Mantoux Tuberculin Skin Test
Facilitator Guide

Mantoux Tuberculin Skin Test Facilitator Guide PDF

Table of Contents

Note: The Mantoux Tuberculin Skin Test Facilitator Guide was developed to accompany the Mantoux Tuberculin Skin Test Videotape. The videotape and a hard copy of the facilitator guide may be ordered online or by filling out and faxing in an order form.

Introduction

Background on the Mantoux Tuberculin Skin Test

Part One: Administering the Mantoux Tuberculin Skin Test

Review of Part One

Part Two: Reading the Mantoux Tuberculin Skin Test

Review of Part Two

Closing

Appendix A: Mantoux Tuberculin Skin Test References

Appendix B: Ordering Information

Appendix C: Additional Resources and Information

Appendix D: Mantoux Tuberculin Skin Test Interpretation Table


The following document is the transcript for the Mantoux Tuberculin Skin Test Videotape. Incorporated within the transcript are facilitator notes offering suggestions for discussion during a training conducted with this videotape.

Facilitator note Facilitator notes are identified by a note symbol inside of a text box.

Counter readings are provided for use in reviewing sections of the videotape. Counter readings are approximate and may vary according to the equipment being used. To begin, zero the meter on your videotape recorder upon appearance of the CDC logo. Do not reset the counter between sections.

Counter reading The clock symbol at the beginning of each section of the transcript identifies the counter reading for the beginning of that section.

 

 


Released October 2008
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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