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TB Notes 3, 2003
NEW CDC PUBLICATIONS
ATS/CDC/IDSA. Treatment of tuberculosis. MMWR 2003; 52(RR-11):
1-77. Reprinted from Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2003; 167:
CDC. Guidelines for environmental infection control in health-care
facilities: recommendations of CDC and the Healthcare Infection
Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC). MMWR 2003;52(RR-10):1-42.
CDC. Post-detention completion of tuberculosis treatment for persons
deported or released from the custody of the Immigration and Naturalization
Service - United States, 2003. MMWR 2003; 52(19): 438-441.
CDC. Recommendations for using smallpox vaccine in a pre-event
vaccination program: supplemental recommendations of the Advisory
Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and the Healthcare Infection
Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC). MMWR 2003;
Burman W, Breese P, Weis S, Bock N, Bernardo J, Vernon A and the
Tuberculosis Trials Consortium. The effects of local review on informed
consent documents from a multicenter clinical trials consortium.
Controlled Clinical Trials 2003 (June);24(3):245-255.
Mazurek GH, LoBue PA, Daley CL, Bernardo J, Lardizabal AA, Iademarco
MF. Detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection by whole-blood
interferon-release assay. Clinical Infectious Diseases 2003:36;
1207-1208. Letter to editor.
McElroy PD, Southwick KL, Fortenberry ER, Levine EC, Diem LA, Woodley
CL, Williams PM, McCarthy KD, Ridzon R, Leone PA. Outbreak of tuberculosis
among homeless persons coinfected with human immunodeficiency virus.
Clinical Infectious Diseases 2003; 36: 1305-12.
Munsiff SS, Nivin B, Sacajiu G, Mathema B, Bifani P, and Kreiswirth
BN. Persistence of a highly resistant strain of tuberculosis in
New York City during 1990-1999. Journal of Infectious Diseases 2003
Aug 1; 188 (3): 356-63.
Proceedings from the 4th World Congress on Tuberculosis.
Tuberculosis 2003; 83 (1-3, special issue): 1-220.
Talbot EA, Kenyon TA, Moeti TL, Hsin G, Dooley L, El-Halabi S,
Binkin NJ. HIV risk factors among patients with tuberculosis Botswana,
1999. International Journal of STD & AIDS 2002; 13: 311-317.