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Self Study Modules on Tuberculosis

The Self-Study Modules on Tuberculosis series consists of a total of nine modules that are separated into two separate courses. The first course, consisting of modules 1-5, provides basic information on TB. The second course, consisting of modules 6-9, provides more specific TB programmatic information.

Self-Study Modules on Tuberculosis 1-5
Course #SS3035

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Introduction
Module 1: Transmission and Pathogenesis of Tuberculosis
Module 2: Epidemiology of Tuberculosis
Module 3: Diagnosis of Tuberculosis Infection & Disease
Module 4: Treatment of Tuberculosis Infection & Disease
Module 5: Infectiousness & Infection Control
Glossary

Continuing education credit is available free of charge.

CNE: This activity for 24 contact hours is provided by CDC, which is accredited as a provider of continuing education in nursing by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

CEU:CDC awards 2 Continuing Education Units (CEUs). CDC is an Authorized CEU Provider of the International Association for Continuing Education and Training.

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Internet Course
The Web-Based Self-Study Modules on Tuberculosis is an interactive course with features such as animation, study questions, case studies, and links to other TB-related sites.  Continuing education credit is available free of charge.

Satellite Courses on Video
The 1995 Satellite Primer on Tuberculosis (Modules 1-5) was a five-part series. Videotape copies of this course are available from the Alabama Department of Public Health, 334-206-5618. 


Self-Study Modules on Tuberculosis 6-9
Course #SS3036

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Introduction
Module 6: Contact Investigation for Tuberculosis
Module 7: Confidentiality in Tuberculosis Control
Module 8: Tuberculosis Surveillance and Case Management in Hospitals & Institutions
Module 9: Patient Adherence to Tuberculosis Treatment
Glossary

Continuing education credit is available free of charge.

CME: CDC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. CDC designates this educational activity for a maximum of 16 hours in category 1 credit towards the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

CNE: This activity for 19.2 contact hours is provided by CDC, which is accredited as a provider of continuing education in nursing by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

CEU: CDC awards 1.6 Continuing Education Units (CEUs). CDC is an Authorized CE Provider of the International Association for Continuing Education and Training.

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Satellite Courses on Video 
The 2000 TB Frontline - Satellite Primer Continued: Modules 6-9 was a three-part series. Videotape copies are available free of charge on a limited basis and may be ordered on-line.

 


Released October 2008
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention
Division of Tuberculosis Elimination - http://www.cdc.gov/tb

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CDC/Division of Tuberculosis Elimination
Communications, Education, and Behavioral Studies Branch
1600 Clifton Rd., NE - Mailstop E-10, Atlanta, GA 30333