|Document ID (ISN)||66225|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0885-114X - Occupational Medicine: State of the Art Reviews
|Convention or series no.
||McDiarmid M., Gillen N.A., Hathon L.
||Regulatory considerations of occupational tuberculosis control
||Oct.-Dec. 1994, Vol.9, No.4, p.671-679. 25 ref.
||96-0159.pdf [in English]
||According to this study, the classic hierarchy of industrial hygiene controls may be successfully used to control TB. Various elements of hygiene control programmes reviewed here include TB exposure control programmes, identification and isolation of patients, respiratory isolation, local source capture ventilation, laboratory procedures, employee surveillance programmes, reporting of occupational illnesses, labelling requirements, and respiratory protection.
||health programmes; tuberculosis; infection control; health engineering; pulmonary tuberculosis
||USA; mechanical ventilation; comment on directive; health services; health service records; respirators
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||USA|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Occupational medicine, epidemiology
||Diseases of the respiratory system (except for pneumoconiosis & similar)
Workplace health promotion
Bacterial and parasitic diseases