TITLE

Tuberculosis: 11. Nosocomial disease

AUTHOR(S)
Schwartzman, Kevin; Menzies, Dick
PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/16/99, Vol. 161 Issue 10, p1271
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the HIV-related multi-drug resistant tuberculosis (TB) transmission in Canada. How delays in TB diagnosis leads to increased transmission; What can be done to decrease transmission; Use of masks and personal respirators in decreasing transmission.
ACCESSION #
2509902

 

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