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Anergy

Anergy Skin Testing and Preventive Therapy for HIV-Infected Persons: Revised Recommendations. - MMWR 1997; 46 (No. RR-15)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00049386.htm

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ATS / CDC Guidelines

Controlling Tuberculosis in the United States Recommendations from the American Thoracic Society, CDC, and the Infectious Diseases Society of America MMWR 2005; 54 (No. RR-12)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5412a1.htm
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Treatment of Tuberculosis MMWR 2003; 52 (No. RR-11)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5211a1.htm
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Errata: Treatment of Tuberculosis - MMWR 2005; 52 (RR-11)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5351a5.htm

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Targeted Tuberculin Testing and Treatment of Latent Tuberculosis Infection - MMWR 2000; 49 (No. RR-6)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr4906a1.htm

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Diagnostic Standards / Classification of TB in Adults and Children - Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2000; 161

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Treatment of Tuberculosis and Tuberculosis Infection - Am J Respir Crit Care Med 1994;  149

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Control of Tuberculosis in the U.S. - Am Rev Respir Dis 1992; 146

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BCG

The Role of BCG Vaccine in the Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis in the United States. (ACET and ACIP) - MMWR 1996; 45 (No. RR-4)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00041047.htm

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Control and Elimination

Controlling Tuberculosis in the United States Recommendations from the American Thoracic Society, CDC, and the Infectious Diseases Society of America MMWR 2005; 54 (No. RR-12)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5412a1.htm
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Progressing Toward Tuberculosis Elimination in Low-Incidence Areas of the United States - MMWR 2002; 51 (No. RR-5)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5105a1.htm
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Tuberculosis Elimination Revisited: Obstacles, Opportunities, and a Renewed Commitment (ACET).- MMWR 1999; 48 (No. RR-9)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr4809a1.htm

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Essential Components of a Tuberculosis Prevention and Control Program (ACET) - MMWR 1995; 44 (No. RR-11)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00038823.htm

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Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis in U.S. Communities with At-Risk Minority Populations (ACET)- MMWR 1992; 41 (No. RR-5)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00019899.htm

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Control of Tuberculosis in the U.S. - Am Rev Respir Dis 1992; 146

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A Strategic Plan for the Elimination of Tuberculosis in the United States - MMWR 1989; 38 (S-3)
http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00001375.htm

 
 

Correctional Facilities

Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis in Correctional Facilities. (ACET) - MMWR 1996; 45 (No. RR-8)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00042214.htm

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Diagnosis

Diagnostic Standards / Classification of TB in Adults and Children - Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2000; 161

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Diagnostic Standards / Classification of TB - Am Rev Respir Dis 1990; Volume 142 (3)

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Elderly

Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis in Facilities Providing Long-Term Care to the Elderly - MMWR 1990; 39 (No. RR-10)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00001711.htm

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Foreign-Born

Recommendations for Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis among Foreign-Born Persons - MMWR 1998; 47 (No. RR-16)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00054855.htm

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High-Risk Settings

Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis in Correctional Facilities (ACET)- MMWR 1996;  45 (No. RR-8)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00042214.htm

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Screening for Tuberculosis and Tuberculosis Infection in High-Risk Populations (ACET)- MMWR 1995;44 (No. RR-11)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00038873.htm

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Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis Among Homeless Persons (ACET) -  MMWR 1992; 41 (No. RR-5)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00019922.htm

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Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis in Migrant Farm Workers (ACET) -  MMWR 1992;  41 (No. RR-10)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00032773.htm

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Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis in Facilities Providing Long-Term Care to the Elderly (ACET) -  MMWR 1990; 39 (RR-10)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00001711.htm

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HIV / AIDS

Treating Opportunistic Infections Among HIV-Infected Adults and Adolescents - MMWR 2004; 53 (RR15)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5315a1.htm

Treating Opportunistic Infections Among HIV-Exposed and Infected Children - MMWR 2004; 53 (RR14)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5314a1.htm

Notice to Readers: Updated Guidelines for the Use of Rifamycins for the Treatment of Tuberculosis Among HIV-Infected Patients Taking Protease Inhibitors or Nonnucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors - MMWR 2004; 53 (No. 2)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5302a6.htm
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Updated Guidelines for the Use of Rifamycins for the Treatment of Tuberculosis Among HIV-Infected Patients Taking Protease Inhibitors or Nonnucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors

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Guidelines for Preventing Opportunistic Infections Among HIV-Infected Persons --- 2002 - MMWR 2002; 51 (No. RR-8)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5108a1.htm
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Updated Guidelines for the Use of Rifabutin or Rifampin for the Treatment and Prevention of Tuberculosis Among HIV-Infected Patients Taking Protease Inhibitors or Nonnucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors - MMWR 2000; 49 (No. 9)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm4909a4.htm

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Prevention and Treatment of Tuberculosis among Patients Infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus: Principles of Therapy and Revised Recommendations - MMWR 1998;  47 (No. RR-20)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00055357.htm

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Homeless

Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis Among Homeless Persons (ACET) -  MMWR 1992; 41 (No. RR-5)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00019922.htm

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Infection Control

Guidelines for Environmental Infection Control in Health-Care Facilities - MMWR 2003; 52 (No. RR-10)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5210a1.htm
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Guidelines for Preventing the transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Health-Care Facilities, 1994. -  MMWR 1994; 43 (No. RR-13)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00035909.htm

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Laboratory

National Plan for Reliable Tuberculosis Laboratory Services Using a Systems Approach - MMWR 2005; 54 (RR-6)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5406a1.htm
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New CDC Program for Rapid Genotyping of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Isolates - MMWR 2005; 54 (No. 02)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5402a6.htm
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Guide to the Application of Genotyping to Tuberculosis Prevention and Control
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Laws

Tuberculosis Control Laws - United States, 1993 (ACET) - MMWR 1993;  42 (No. RR-15)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00030715.htm

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Migrant Farm Workers

Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis in Migrant Farm Workers (ACET) -  MMWR 1992;  41 (No. RR-10)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00032773.htm

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Multidrug-Resistant TB

National Action Plan to Combat Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis. -  MMWR 1992;  41 (RR-11)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00031159.htm

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Management of Persons Exposed to Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis.   - MMWR 1992; 41 (No. RR-11)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00031296.htm

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Testing

Tuberculosis Associated with Blocking Agents Against Tumor Necrosis Factor - Alpha - California, 2002–2003 - MMWR 2004; 53 (No. 30)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5330a4.htm
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Timing of Tuberculosis Screening and Smallpox Vaccination - Recommendations for Using Smallpox Vaccine in a Pre-Event Vaccination Program - MMWR 2003; 52 (No. RR-7)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5207a1.htm
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Guidelines for Using the QuantiFERON-TB Test for Diagnosing Latent Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection. MMWR 2003:52(RR-2); 15-18
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5202a2.htm

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Targeted Tuberculin Testing and Treatment of Latent Tuberculosis Infection - MMWR 2000; 49 (No. RR-6)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr4906a1.htm

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Screening for Tuberculosis and Tuberculosis Infection in High-Risk Populations (ACET) - MMWR 1995;  44 (No. RR-11)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00038873.htm

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Travel

Health Information for International Travel
www.cdc.gov/travel/yb/index.htm

 

Treatment

Treating Opportunistic Infections Among HIV-Infected Adults and Adolescents - MMWR 2004; 53 (RR15)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5315a1.htm

Treating Opportunistic Infections Among HIV-Exposed and Infected Children - MMWR 2004; 53 (RR14)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5314a1.htm

Updated Guidelines for the Use of Rifamycins for the Treatment of Tuberculosis Among HIV-Infected Patients Taking Protease Inhibitors or Nonnucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors

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Update: Adverse Event Data and Revised American Thoracic Society/CDC Recommendations Against the Use of Rifampin and Pyrazinamide for Treatment of Latent Tuberculosis Infection MMWR 2003; 52 (No. 31).
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5231a4.htm
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Treatment of Tuberculosis MMWR 2003; 52 (No. RR-11)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5211a1.htm
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Errata: Treatment of Tuberculosis - MMWR 2005; 52 (RR-11)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5351a5.htm

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Public Health Dispatch: Update: Fatal and Severe Liver Injuries Associated with Rifampin and Pyrazinamide Treatment for Latent Tuberculosis Infection - MMWR 2002; 51 (No. 44)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5144a4.htm
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Targeted Tuberculin Testing and Treatment of Latent Tuberculosis Infection -  MMWR 2000; 49 (No. RR-6)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr4906a1.htm

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Updated Guidelines for the Use of Rifabutin or Rifampin for the Treatment and Prevention of Tuberculosis Among HIV-Infected Patients Taking Protease Inhibitors or Nonnucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors - MMWR 2000;  49 (No. 9)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm4909a4.htm

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Treatment of Tuberculosis and Tuberculosis Infection -   Am J Respir Crit Care Med 1994;  149

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Management of Persons Exposed to Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis.    -  MMWR 1992;  41 (RR-11)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00031296.htm

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Vaccines

General Recommendations on Immunization: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP). - MMWR 2002; 51 (No. RR-2).
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5102a1.htm
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Development of new Vaccines for Tuberculosis.  -  MMWR 1998; 47 (No. RR-13)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00054407.htm

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The Role of BCG Vaccine in the Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis in the United States. (ACET and ACIP) -  MMWR 1996;  45 (RR-4)
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00041047.htm

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