|Document ID (ISN)||66227|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0885-114X - Occupational Medicine: State of the Art Reviews
|Convention or series no.
||Moline J.M., Markowitz S.B.
||Medical surveillance for workers exposed to tuberculosis
||Oct.-Dec. 1994, Vol.9, No.4, p.695-721. 77 ref.
||96-0161.pdf [in English]
||This detailed discussion of medical surveillance techniques addresses such issues as the administration and interpretation of the tuberculin skin test, the importance of bacille Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccine, preventive therapy with isoniazid, the identification of groups at high risk for TB, multidrug-resistant tuberculosis, and regulatory requirements for purified protein derivative (PPD) testing, including Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines.
||tuberculosis; pulmonary tuberculosis; medical supervision; vaccination; allergy tests
||vaccines; health programmes; health services; allergic reactivity; tuberculin test; medical prevention; medical treatment; skin tests
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||USA|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Occupational medicine, epidemiology
||Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Diseases of the respiratory system (except for pneumoconiosis & similar)