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Pediatric Tuberculosis: An Online Presentation

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English: Web Page


This online course was created in 2006, but updated in early 2010. Following the course users should be able to 1) describe three basic situations in which children are often evaluated for TB infection or disease; 2) explain how LTBI should be diagnosed and treated in children; 3) describe treatment strategies for active tuberculosis in children, including scrofula 4) list 4 techniques to make children's medication dosing more effective.

Publisher: Francis J. Curry National Tuberculosis Center
Language: English
Format: Web Page
Region: Global
Audiences: Doctors/Physicians, Nurses, Physician's Assistants/Nurse Practitioners
Topic Area: Opportunistic Infections & Associated Conditions
Resource Type: Curricula