TITLE

Tuberculosis

PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Diseases & Disorders: A Nursing Therapeutics Manual, 3rd edition;2007, p906
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on tuberculosis, an infectious disease caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis. It discusses the causes of tuberculosis and its complications. Genetic, gender, ethnic/racial and life span considerations for tuberculosis are mentioned. Primary nursing diagnosis for tuberculosis is provided. Discharge and home healthcare guidelines for tuberculosis are cited.
ACCESSION #
22314991

 

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