Systematic Screening for Active Tuberculosis
Publisher: World Health Organization 2013
Number of pages: 146
WHO has developed guidelines on systematic screening for active tuberculosis (TB) based on a thorough review of available evidence. Early detection of TB is essential to further improve health outcomes for people with TB, and to reduce TB transmission more effectively.
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- World Health Organization
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- National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence
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