To improve and disseminate best practices for TB infection control, members draw on a diversity of backgrounds, including engineering, architecture, administration and medicine. Experts answer questions and practitioners share strategies for effective TB infection control.
Thx Dr Amal I am the Rwanda NTP manager and congratulate you for this strategy. I am interesting to know about infection control and TB Lab guidelines. Also to learn more about surveillance of TB among HCW. my email is email@example.com read more
TST and IGRAs (QFTgold and TSpot-TB) agree most of the time, except when BCG is the cause of a pos TST, whereas IGRAs should be negative if there is no true infection. In practice, the two tests measure related but different immune responses. TST uses many more antigens in PPD ... read more
Thanks for asking. Ozone generators have no place in hospitals or other occupied spaces at ozone is a lung irritant. We have seen room air cleaner that incorporated ozone production to produce that clean smell you experience after an electrical storm, but they were considered unsafe. I have never seen ... read more
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