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TB Notes 2, 2004


CDC.  Trends in Tuberculosis – United States, 1998-2003.  MMWR 2004;53: 209-214.

Driver CR, Balcewicz MK, Kim Z, Scholten J, Munsiff SS. Contact investigations in congregate settings, New York City. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2003 Dec: 7(12) Suppl 3: S432-S438.

Enarson DA, Seita A, and Fujiwara P. Global elimination of tuberculosis: implementation, innovation, investigation. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2003 Dec; 7(12) Suppl 3: S328-S332.

Garber E, San Gabriel P, Lambert L, and Samain L. A survey of latent tuberculosis infection among laboratory healthcare workers in New York City. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2003 Nov; 24(11): 801-806.

Gopi PG, Subramani R, Radhakrishna S, Kolappan C, Sadacharam K, Devi TS, Frieden TR, and Narayanan PR. A baseline survey of the prevalence of tuberculosis in a community in South India at the commencement of a DOTS programme. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2003 Dec; 7(12): 1154-1162.

Horsburgh CR, Moore M, Castro KG.  Epidemiology of tuberculosis in the United States. In: Tuberculosis (2nd ed). 2004:31-45.

Iademarco MF and Castro KG. Epidemiology of tuberculosis. Semin Respir Infect 2003 Dec; 18(4): 225-240.

Larson JL, Lambert L, Stricof RL, Driscoll J, McGarry MA, and Ridzon R. Potential nosocomial exposure to Mycobacterium tuberculosis from a bronchoscope. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2003 Nov; 24(11):825-830.

Li J, Driver CR, Munsiff SS, and Fujiwara PI. Finding contacts of homeless tuberculosis patients in New York City. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2003 Dec; 7(12) Suppl 3: S397-S404.

Lobato MN, Royce SE, Mohle-Boetani JC.  Yield of source-case and contact investigations in identifying previously undiagnosed childhood tuberculosis. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis  2003 Dec; 7(12) Suppl 3: S391-S396.

Logan S, Boutotte J, Wilce M, and Etkind S. Using the CDC framework for program evaluation in public health to assess tuberculosis contact investigation programs. Int J  Tuberc Lung Dis 2003 Dec; 7(12) Suppl 3: S375-S383.

National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention / Div of TB Elimination and the New Jersey Medical School National Tuberculosis Center. Effective TB Interviewing for Contact Investigation [Videotape].  Atlanta, GA: CDC; February 2004.

Nolan CM and Goldberg SV. Analysis of the frequency distribution of tuberculin skin test readings: a tool for the assessment of group contact investigations. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2003 Dec; 7(12) Suppl 3: S439-S445.

O’Brien RJ.  Development of fluoroquinolones as first-line drugs for tuberculosis-at long last!  Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2003 Dec 1; 168(11): 1266-1268.

Shrestha-Kuwahara R, Wilce M, Joseph HA, Carey JW, Plank R, Sumartojo E. "Tuberculosis Research and Control." In: Ember CR, Ember M, eds. Encyclopedia of Medical Anthropology: Health and Illness in the World's Cultures, Volume I. Boston, New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers; 2004: 528-542.

Winthrop KL, Albridge K, South D, Albrecht P, Abrams M, Samuel MC, Leonard W, Wagner J, Vugia DJ. The clinical management and outcome of nail salon–acquired Mycobacterium fortuitum skin infection. CID 2004 1 Jan; 38-44.


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