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TB Notes 2, 2000

Laminated Pocket-Size Drug Card

A revised and expanded second edition of the New Jersey Medical School National TB Center's popular drug card is now available. A handy and convenient pocket reference for clinicians, it provides information on the standard therapy for active TB disease including dosages, daily and intermittent regimens, side effects, treatment information, and a visual of first-line medications. To obtain a card, please call (973) 972-0979. The entire contents of the card will also be available on our Website at a later date at http://www.umdnj.edu/ntbc.

—Submitted by Joni Lee Heleotis, RN, MSN
Nurse Educator
New Jersey Medical School National TB Center

Editor's note: The Charles P. Felton National TB Center at Harlem Hospital also has a pocket-size drug card, an LTBI reminder card, that can be accessed from the Center's Web site and printed out. That Website is http://www.harlemtbcenter.org/.

 


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