Training Manual on Tuberculosis for Virginia Tech Adult Day Services’ Staff

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2007-02-19
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Virginia Tech
Abstract

This training guide outlines tuberculosis screening, treatment, and prevention protocols for Virginia Tech Adult Day Services Staff. The guide describes the occurrence of tuberculosis worldwide, diagnostic measures such as the Mantoux Tuberculin Skin Test, disease management protocols such as Directly Observed Treatment Short Course Therapy (DOTS), and the relationship of tuberculosis to HIV/AIDS.

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Public health, Disease management, Tuberculosis, Preventive medicine
Citation
Obilade, T. T. (2007). Training Manual on Tuberculosis for Virginia Tech Adult Day Services’ Staff. Blacksburg, VA: Virginia Tech.