Tuberculosis: Practical Guide
by F. Varaine, M. Henkens, V. Grouzard
Publisher: Medecins Sans Frontieres 2014
Number of pages: 305
Tuberculosis is a disease that caregivers in poor countries face every day. The purpose of this manual is to help caregivers take maximum possible advantage of both the existing methods and rare innovations offering improved diagnosis and treatment.
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- National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence
This is the full version of NICE clinical guideline 117. It contains details of the methods used to develop the guideline. New recommendations on the use of interferon-gamma tests for the diagnosis of latent tuberculosis have been added.
by Juan Carlos Palomino, Sylvia Cardoso Leão, Viviana Ritacco - TuberculosisTextbook.com
The medical textbook that provides a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of research, diagnosis and treatment of tuberculosis. It covers history, immunology, pathogenesis, virulence, molecular epidemiology, new developments and perspectives.
by Bassam H. Mahboub, Mayank G. Vats (eds) - InTech
Data are rapidly accumulating from all over the world regarding the efficacy of standardized treatment regimens for drug-sensitive, drug-resistant TB and latent TB infection. This volume covers all aspects of the diagnosis and management of MDR TB.
- World Health Organization
WHO has developed guidelines on systematic screening for active tuberculosis, 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.