TB Education & Training Resources Website Newsletter
April 2005


Welcome to this month's e-newsletter for the TB Education & Training Resources Website (findtbresources.cdc.gov). The purpose of this monthly newsletter is to inform you about the featured Highlight of the Month, additional helpful resources in the database, and other updates to the website.

Highlight of the Month

This month's highlight, LTBI Card: Patient's TB Testing and Treatment Record, from the New Jersey Medical School National Tuberculosis Center, is an information kit that describes the rationale and use of an LTBI card. This kit includes a sample wallet-sized pocket card that LTBI patients can use as a portable record of their tuberculin skin test, chest x-ray, and treatment status.

LTBI Card: Patient's TB Testing and Treatment Record

For more information on this online resource, please visit findtbresources.cdc.gov.

Additional Resources

Stop TB

Hoesten? Zo! The Tuberculin Skin Test

Stop TB, from the Region of Peel, Ontario, Canada.

Hoesten? Zo! (Coughing? Like This!), from the KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation.

The Tuberculin Skin Test, from the Florida Department of Health.

To find out how to order or view these materials, visit findtbresources.cdc.gov.

Remember to...

1) Explore
The website includes a searchable database of TB education and training resources. You can search for materials by fields such as format and language.

You can also submit your materials, and much more!


2) Bookmark
Add it to your Internet Favorites list so you can easily return to the site.

3) Tell others
If the website has been helpful to you, please let your colleagues know!

Contact us!

Please contact us if you have any questions or comments about the website.

Email: info@findtbresources.cdc.gov

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