TITLE

NICE public health guidance update

AUTHOR(S)
Killoran, Amanda; Swann, Catherine; Nolan, Kay
PUB. DATE
June 2012
SOURCE
Journal of Public Health;Jun2012, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p314
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article outlines the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) guidance on tuberculosis (TB) among hard-to-reach groups, published March 2011. The purpose of the guidance is to improve the way in which the disease is identified and managed among homeless people, prisoners and problem drug users. The recommendations of the guidance on the provision of TB services, particularly in areas of high concentration, are also discussed.
ACCESSION #
75696341

 

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