TB Education & Training Resources Website Newsletter
February 2006

Greetings!

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, Guide for Primary Health Care Providers: Targeted Tuberculin Testing and Treatment of Latent Tuberculosis Infection, is a joint publication of the Division of TB Elimination at the CDC and the Northeastern National Tuberculosis Center at the New Jersey Medical School. The booklet serves as a reference resource that highlights the main points and recent updates to the Targeted Tuberculin Testing and Treatment of Latent Tuberculosis Infection guidelines published in 2000. It provides recommendations on targeted tuberculin testing, treatment of LTBI, and clinical monitoring.

Guide for Primary Health Care Providers: Targeted Tuberculin Testing and Treatment of Latent Tuberculosis Infection
Additional Resources

Adherence to Treatment for Latent Tuberculosis Infection

Practical Approach to Lung Health Diagnostic Atlas of Intrathoracic Tuberculosis in Children

Adherence to Treatment for Latent Tuberculosis Infection: A Manual for Healthcare Providers, from the Charles P. Felton National Tuberculosis Center.

PAL: Practical Approach to Lung Health, from the World Health Organization.

Diagnostic Atlas of Intrathoracic Tuberculosis in Children: A Guide for Low Income Countries, from the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease.

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

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