Diagnosis

GeneXpert: Examples From the Field

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90-Minute Webinar

Originally aired July 27, 2016

This is the 2nd of two webinars to highlight the NTCA/APHL Consensus Statement on the Use of Cepheid GeneXpert MTB/RIF Assay.  This training was presented by The National Tuberculosis Controllers Association (NTCA), the Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL), the Southeastern National Tuberculosis Center (SNTC), and the Curry International Tuberculosis Center (CITC) .  

1.50 CEU

1.50 CME

Changing TB Isolation Practices: New Guidelines for Molecular Testing

Description: 

90-Minute Webinar

Originally aired July 20, 2016

This is the 1st of two webinars to highlight the NTCA/APHL Consensus Statement on the Use of Cepheid GeneXpert MTB/RIF Assay.  This training was presented by The National Tuberculosis Controllers Association (NTCA), the Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL), the Southeastern National Tuberculosis Center (SNTC), and the Curry International Tuberculosis Center (CITC) .  

1.50 CEU

1.50 CME

Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis: A Survival Guide for Clinicians, 3rd edition

First released in 2004, the Guide is a joint publication of CITC and the Tuberculosis Control Branch of the California Department of Public Health. It contains information and user-friendly tools and templates for use by any clinician who participates in the management of patients with drug-resistant TB. 
The 10 chapters and 4 appendices cover major topics pertaining to epidemiology, diagnosis, laboratory issues, treatment, medications, pediatrics, co-morbidities and special situations, monitoring and case management, adverse reactions, and treatment of contacts.

Tuberculosis Radiology Image Library

An open-access resource library of radiographic images of tuberculosis. Individuals may use these images to gain an appreciation for the broad spectrum of radiographic manifestations of tuberculosis. The images are free to download and share for non-commercial educational purposes. This product was produced in collaboration with the Firland Northwest Tuberculosis Center.

To contribute radiographs and help us grow this site, submit images to the editors at CurryTBcenter@ucsf.edu