TITLE

RETRO PESTILENCE

AUTHOR(S)
VACCARIELLO, LINDA
PUB. DATE
January 2014
SOURCE
Cincinnati Magazine;Jan2013, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the author's views on the prevalence and spread of tuberculosis (TB) in American schools. She cites the confirmation of disease prevention director Pat Allingham of Hamilton County Public Health on a TB investigation at Mt. Healthy Schools. Allington has explained the factors that caused TB to incubate and progress such as drug-resistant pathogens, returnees from other countries can become carriers of TB, and medical advances that make people more susceptible to TB.
ACCESSION #
93453820

 

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