|Document ID (ISN)||66230|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0885-114X - Occupational Medicine: State of the Art Reviews
|Convention or series no.
||Tuberculosis in office settings: The anxiety and the reality
||Oct.-Dec. 1994, Vol.9, No.4, p.741-747. 7 ref.
||96-0164.pdf [in English]
||Using three case studies as examples, the director of a major insurance carrier's employee health service shares his perspective on the importance of the early identification of potential exposures, screening for tuberculosis, and communicating to employees. The director emphasizes that "an appropriate level of vigilance" can prevent or minimize a significant number of workplace exposures.
||tuberculosis; pulmonary tuberculosis; medical prevention; infection control; office work
||case study; exposure tests; immunodeficiency syndrome; early diagnosis
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||USA|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Occupational medicine, epidemiology
||Diseases of the respiratory system (except for pneumoconiosis & similar)
Bacterial and parasitic diseases