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A library of resources for the prevention,
management, and elimination of TB.

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This fact sheet summarizes global goals and targets for TB control. The fact sheet also contains a data table with demographic, epidemiological, and operational indicators; threats to TB control; and resources for all the countries in the Americas.
Health Professionals Hispanic or Latino persons International Agencies Policy Makers
2004
This fact sheet discusses the BCG vaccine and TB and explains that TB can develop even if persons have been given the BCG vaccine.
Non-U.S.-born persons General Public Hispanic or Latino persons
2003
This pamphlet discusses latent TB infection and available treatment.
Non-U.S.-born persons General Public Hispanic or Latino persons Persons With LTBI
2003
This bilingual publication puts a human face on the TB epidemic and depicts the suffering of people affected by this disease through images and interviews. The publication also describes the efficacy of the DOTS program in fighting TB.
International Agencies
2003
This fact sheet provides basic information about TB and describes how TB is transmitted.
General Public Hispanic or Latino persons
2003
This fact sheet explains how the tuberculin skin test is administered, how it works, and what it shows.
Non-U.S.-born persons General Public Hispanic or Latino persons
2003
This booklet explains the action and resources needed over the next five years for six working groups to expand, adapt, and improve DOTS, enabling the working groups to meet the 2005 global targets of setting the world on the road to the elimination of TB.
Health Professionals Hispanic or Latino persons International Agencies Policy Makers
2003
This pamphlet discusses CURE+, a referral program for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) or HIV-tuberculosis (TB) co-infected patients moving between the US and Mexico.
Health Professionals Hispanic or Latino persons
2003
This report provides a critical review of what is known about adherence to long-term therapies.This is achieved by looking beyond individual diseases. A broad range of policy options emerges by including communicable diseases such as tuberculosis and human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS), mental and neurological conditions such as depression and epilepsy, substance dependence (exemplified by smoking cessation), hypertension, asthma and palliative care for cancer.
Health Professionals Hispanic or Latino persons Managers and Supervisors Policy Makers
2003
This brochure discusses the basic facts about tuberculosis including TB transmission, symptoms, and testing; and explains the difference between latent TB infection and active TB disease.
General Public Hispanic or Latino persons Persons With LTBI
2003
This brochure provides information about TB clinic locations and hours of operation in San Diego area.
Community Leaders Hispanic or Latino persons Social Service Providers
2003
General information about what is tuberculosis (TB), the difference between LTBI and active TB, and how to get tested for TB.
Persons With LTBI
2003
This report describes community-based tuberculosis care in Latin America, and field visits to selected community-based TB care projects to understand the origin, performance, acceptability, effectiveness, and sustainability of some existing DOTS projects. Three sites in Colombia and two in Bolivia, where the DOTS strategy is already implemented, were visited...
Community Leaders Hispanic or Latino persons Managers and Supervisors
2002
Explains Cure-TB, a referral program for people with TB moving between the United States and Mexico.
Non-U.S.-born persons Health Professionals Hispanic or Latino persons Social Service Providers
2002
This fact sheet explains the facts about DOT.
Non-U.S.-born persons General Public Hispanic or Latino persons
2002