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Global Health Diagnostics

Yield and efficiency of novel ICF algorithms for PLHIV - just accepted/e-published at AJRCCM

Christina Yoon - Sept. 9, 2018
Hi all, I wanted to share our recently accepted manuscript describing the yield and efficiency of 6 ICF algorithms: symptom- or C-reactive protein (CRP)-based TB screening, combined with confirmator...
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c-reactive protein Culture intensified case finding PLHIV urine LAM Xpert
TB Infection Control

Diagnosis of clinically suspected and unsuspected tubercular lymphadenopathy by cytology, culture, and smear microscopy

VIVEK GUPTA - May 19, 2017
Authors: Vivek Gupta, Arvind Bhake Diagnosis of clinically suspected and unsuspected tubercular lymphadenopathy by cytology, culture, and smear microscopy VIVEK GUPTA
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Clinically suspected and unsuspected Culture Cytology Publications & Research Tubercular lymphadenopathy
[ARCHIVED] Tackling the Opioid Epidemic: Implications for Care Delivery

What cultural and socioeconomic forces are driving the epidemic?

Anna Lembke - Nov. 7, 2016
How can we educate patients (youth and adults) about the risks of opioids? What cultural and socioeconomic forces are driving the epidemic? Anna Lembke Marie Teichman Katherine Pettus Jane Liebschutz ...
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Culture education Opioid epidemic socio-economic impact
MDR-TB Treatment & Prevention

Sterility checking of the drugs

Ranjan Perera - Aug. 8, 2016
If a laboratory use micro filters for sterilization of the second line anti-TB drug solutions and the stock solution is x10 of the working solution, is it still required to do sterility checking by in...
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Clinical Assistance Culture drug resistant tuberculosis Laboratory Publications & Research second-line drug testing technical assistance Training
[ARCHIVED] Quality & Safety

Addressing Behaviors that Undermine a Culture of Safety, Reliability and Accountability: Webinar

Marie Teichman - Aug. 21, 2015
Hi all, This opportunity seemed like a good option for anyone interested in learning more about the effect of company culture on quality & safety in organizations. AHRQ is hosting a webinar on ...
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AHRQ compliance Culture Quality Assurance webinar
[ARCHIVED] Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

Young People and NCDs: Harnessing the Culture of Technology

Duncan Matheka - July 10, 2013
Greetings, On 2 July 2013, NCD Child released their latest issues paper, ‘Young People and NCDs: Harnessing the Culture of Technology”. The paper was launched in the margins of the 2013 UN Economic...
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Conferences & Meetings Culture Depression Diabetes Epilepsy Essential Medicines Heart Disease Lung Disease mental health NCD Child NCDs Nutrition Obesity prevention Technology Tobacco Control Young People
TB Infection Control

Recommended standards for tuberculosis laboratory services in Europe

Mischa Shattuck - Nov. 24, 2009
Recommended standards for tuberculosis laboratory services in Europe Shattuck Mischa
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Articles Culture diagnostics Guidelines microscopy molecular testing Training tuberculosis