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High-Risk Settings

Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis in Correctional and Detention Facilities: Recommendations from CDC — MMWR 2006; 55 (No. RR–09, 1–44)
Guidelines for the Investigation of Contacts of Persons with Infectious Tuberculosis: Recommendations from the National Tuberculosis Controllers Association and CDCMMWR 2005; 54 (No. RR-15, 1-37)


Archived High-Risk Settings

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.

Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis in Correctional Facilities (ACET) -  MMWR 1996;  45 (No. RR-8)
Screening for Tuberculosis and Tuberculosis Infection in High-Risk Populations (ACET) -  MMWR 1995;  44 (No. RR-11)
Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis Among Homeless Persons (ACET) -  MMWR 1992; 41 (No. RR-5)
Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis in Migrant Farm Workers (ACET) -  MMWR 1992;  41 (No. RR-10)
Prevention and Control of Tuberculosis in Facilities Providing Long-Term Care to the Elderly (ACET) -  MMWR 1990; 39 (RR-10)


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