Questions of Interest
On this page, Heartland staff answers the more unusual questions of tuberculosis diagnosis, treatment, and patient management. Many excellent sources exist for frequently asked questions related to basic tuberculosis disease and infection, including the following:
- Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Division of TB Elimination (DTBE): Questions and Answers About TB 2005
- American Lung Association: What Is TB?
- National Information Prevention Network: TB Today
- National Jewish Medical and Research Center: About Tuberculosis
NOTE: Clicking the above links will exit the Heartland National TB Center website. The organizations listed are responsible for the contents of their respective websites.
Aplisol and Tubersol
How do the two commercially available purified protein derivatives Aplisol and Tubersol compare when reading and interpreting the Tuberculin Skin Test?