Screening immigrants to Canada for tuberculosis: Chest radiography or tuberculin skin testing?

Menzies, Dick
November 2003
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/11/2003, Vol. 169 Issue 10, p1035
Academic Journal
Presents information on chest radiography and tuberculin skin test, two approaches being considered in Canada for screening immigrants for tuberculosis (TB). Sensitivity and specificity of the tuberculin skin test; Cost-effectiveness of tuberculin screening for TB; Pros and cons of chest radiography.


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