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International Standards for Tuberculosis Care

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Summary

Created by a coalition of groups involved in TB prevention and care, these guidelines detail the current international standards of care for TB, particularly for managing treatment of new strains of multi-drug resistant TB (MDR). MDR TB is defined as having at minimum resistance to isoniazid and rifampicin. Information on MDR is included in standards 14 and 15.

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Publisher: Tuberculosis Coalition for Technical Assistance
Languages: English, French, Spanish
Format: PDF
Region: Global
Audiences: Nurses, Doctors/Physicians, Policymakers, Program Managers, People Living with HIV/AIDS
Literacy level: Medium
Topic Area: Opportunistic Infections & Associated Conditions
Resource Type: Clinical Guidelines