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TB Guidelines

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CDC / ATS 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)
Treatment of Tuberculosis MMWR 2003; 52 (No. RR-11)
Targeted Tuberculin Testing and Treatment of Latent Tuberculosis Infection -  MMWR 2000; 49 (No. RR-6)
Diagnostic Standards / Classification of TB in Adults and Children - Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2000; 161 PDF


Archived CDC / ATS Guidelines

The documents listed below are historical, archived information. The information contained in these documents, while accurate at the time of release, may not be the most current available.

Treatment of Tuberculosis and Tuberculosis Infection - Am J Respir Crit Care Med 1994;  149 PDF
Control of Tuberculosis in the U.S. - Am Rev Respir Dis 1992; 146 PDF


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