Francoise LOUIS

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Reply to Wearing Mask

March 17, 2016
I totally agree Ed, we shall emphasize the implementation of administrative & environmental measures as priorities, much less expensive than masks...

Reply to Wearing Mask

March 17, 2016
Transmission does occur in the HCF, mostly not in areas where TB is diagnosed/ treated. Clients in other departments should wear the mask for the simple reason that they might have undiagnosed TB, hence a source for transmission Thanks.

Reply to Infection Control at community level

March 11, 2016
Hi all, I have a related question. I am looking for a TB risk assessment tool for community work; we have staff who are regularly exposed to TB/DRTB in informal settlements (corrugated dwelling, one room, many people living in the room, sleeping in the same bed, Cape Town winds and ...

Reply to Data collecion tool

Feb. 24, 2016
Hi Nathan I have been working a lot in Malawi under various organizations. I would kindly advise you not to forget to look into the people involved in the decentralized sputum collection points I have evaluated them under TB CARE 2 and I think there are an important part of ...

Reply to Novaerus Airborne infection control- Does it work against TB

Feb. 9, 2016
We would appreciate that these relevant discussions remain at a professional level. Thanks for this Dr Francoise LOUIS

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