Find TB Resources Website E-Newsletter
April 2010


Welcome to this month's e-newsletter for the Find TB Resources Website ( 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 is a new awareness campaign and website from TB Alert called The Truth About TB. The goal of the campaign is to get people talking and thinking about TB. The campaign website includes stories by people who have been affected by TB and questions and answers about TB. The website also includes a variety of resources such as posters, brochures, and a DVD about the campaign.

The Truth About TB

Do you have TB education or training materials you would like to share? You can submit materials to our database electronically! For more information, visit

Additional Resources

Online TST/QFT Interpreter

Management of Tuberculosis:A guide to the Essentials of Good Clinical Practice

Multidrug and Extensively Drug-Resistant TB(M/XDR-TB):2010 Global Report on Surveillance and Response

Online TST/QFT Interpreter, from S. Law, D. Menzies, M. Pai, A. Benedetti (McGill University and McGill University Health Centre, Canada).


Management of Tuberculosis: A Guide to the Essentials of Good Clinical Practice, from International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union).

Multidrug and Extensively Drug-Resistant TB (M/XDR-TB): 2010 Global Report on Surveillance and Response, from World Health Organization (WHO).

To find out how to order or view these materials, visit

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!

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