Good Sputum, Correct Diagnosis [Sputum Collection]

Good Sputum, Correct Diagnosis [Sputum Collection]

Author: In Tune For Life
Publication Date: 2018
Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Format: Video
Language: English
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In this video, viewers are taught what sputum is and are walked through steps to collect a good and testable sample. These short, animated instructions are designed to help people produce good sputum specimens for TB diagnosis. They can be shown just prior to submitting sputum (e.g., spot samples, home visits, morning samples).


In Tune for Life


General Public, Health Educators/Communicators


Diagnosis, Diagnosis- Sputum Smear Examination


This material is available in Portuguese, Makuwa, Sena (Cisena), Changana, Chuabo, Bemba, Shona, Northern Ndebele, Chichewa, Luo, Swati, French, Malagasy, San (Ju/’hoansi), Luganda, isiXhosa, isiZulu, Sesotho, and Setswana.

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