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TB Infection Control

Cough coaching resources?

Robert Flick - Dec. 1, 2014
Dear colleagues, We find that many patients who screen positive for TB at the facilities we support don't provide sputum for diagnostic evaluation. To facilitate bacteriologic confirmation of TB, w...
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Administrative Controls Case finding diagnosis Mycobacterium tuberculosis Training
TB Infection Control

MDR-TB and XDR-TB: diagnostic approaches and considerations

Anna Tavares - June 17, 2014
The DR-TB Training Network, an online resource funded by USAID through the TB CARE II project, is pleased to announce that it will be hosting a webinar for our Francophone colleagues, to be presented ...
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DR-TB DR-TB Training Network drug-resistant tuberculosis GeneXpert MTB/RIF MDR-TB Mycobacterium tuberculosis
MDR-TB Treatment & Prevention

Webinar in French - MDR-TB and XDR-TB: diagnostic approaches and considerations

Anna Tavares - June 17, 2014
The DR-TB Training Network, an online resource funded by USAID through the TB CARE II project, is pleased to announce that it will be hosting a webinar for our Francophone colleagues, to be presented ...
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DR-TB DR-TB Training Network GeneXpert MTB/RIF MDR-TB Mycobacterium tuberculosis TB CARE II
TB Infection Control

Preventing the Spread of Tuberculosis in Immigrants to France: Roma Emphasis

Sabrina Franks - March 7, 2014
Can anyone provide expert insight into TB in immigrants? Specifically immigrants in France? Or just TB? Also, health care challenges faced by the Roma population in Europe? University project and n...
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airborne infection control conference drug resistant tuberculosis education Epidemiology and programme evaluation First Line français immigration Mycobacterium tuberculosis Roma tb TB incidence tuberculosis screening
[ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention

HOPE Conference: HIV and TB update| 22 Feb '11

Rishabh Phukan - Feb. 17, 2011
Dear Colleagues, Dr. Rocio Hurtado of Massachusetts General Hospital will be presenting an "Update on HIV and TB". This is sure to be an interesting talk with lots of opportunity for discussion,...
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Clinical Guidelines HIV HIV/AIDS HIV/AIDS care hiv/aids co-infection Mycobacterium tuberculosis Publications & Research tuberculosis
[ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention

HOPE Conference 8th Feb: Case Based Discussion

Rishabh Phukan - Feb. 4, 2011
The next HOPE Conference will be on Tuesday, February 8th from 7-8 AM US EST. We will be having a two part presentation: - Dr. Raj Gandhi of Massachusetts General Hospital will present on “HI...
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Clinical Guidelines HIV HIV/AIDS Mycobacterium tuberculosis