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TB Notes 1, 2007
Director's Letter
Highlights from State and Local Programs
  Maine’s Contact Investigation Course for Public Health Nurses: A Model for Regional Collaboration
  Washington State TB Program Hosts Regional Meeting
  Midwest TB Controllers Meeting
World TB Day “TB Awareness Walk”
TB Program Evaluation Toolkit Shared with Evaluators
Public Health Information Network Conference, September 2006
QuantiFERON-TB Gold Education: Responding to the National Need
TB Education and Training Network Updates
  TBETN Member Highlight
International Research and Programs Branch Update
  Oral Presentation at the 2007 IUATLD North America Region Conference
Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Outbreak Investigations Branch Updates
  Release of 2005 TB Surveillance Report
  Update on Research Priorities of the TBESC
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TB Notes Newsletter

No. 1, 2007

New CDC Publications

Aziz MA, Wright A, Laszlo A, De Muynck A, Portaels F, Van Deun A, Wells C, Nunn P, Blanc L, and Raviglione M. Epidemiology of antituberculosis drug resistance (the Global Project on Anti-Tuberculosis Drug Resistance Surveillance): an updated analysis. Lancet 2006 Dec 16; 368 (9553): 2142-54.

CDC. Brief report: latent tuberculosis infection among sailors and civilians aboard U.S.S. Ronald Reagan --- United States, January–July 2006. MMWR 2006; 55: 1381-82.

CDC. Emergence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis with extensive resistance to second-line drugs - worldwide, 2000–2004.MMWR. 2006; 55(11): 301-305.

CDC. Revised definition of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis. [Notice to readers]. MMWR 2006; 55(43): 1176.

Cain KP, Haley CA, Armstrong LR, Garman KN, Wells CD, Iademarco MF, Castro KG, Laserson KF. Tuberculosis among foreign-born persons in the United States: achieving tuberculosis elimination. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2007; 175: 75-79.

Rich ML, Cegielski JP, Jaramillo E, Lambregts van Weezenbeek C  (Eds-in-Chief).  Guidelines for the programmatic management of drug-resistant tuberculosis.  Geneva:  World Health Organization, 2006.  (WHO/HTM/TB/2006.361).

Shah NS, Wright A, Bai G-H, Barrera L, Boulahbal F, Martín-Casabona N, et al.  Worldwide emergence of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis.  Emerg Infect Dis [serial on the Internet]. 2007 Mar [date cited].


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