Pediatric TB

Pediatric Tuberculosis: A Guide to the Gastric Aspirate (GA) Procedure

This is an online resource that helps clinicians determine when to use and how to conduct the Gastric Aspirate procedure. This resource includes:

  • Step-by-step guide
  • Brief demonstration video clip

In addition, this tool also provides helpful tips, a list of tools and supplies needed for the procedure, and reading materials for healthcare providers and families.

Date of Release: 2003

Pediatric Tuberculosis: An Online Presentation

This 5-part video presentation (50 minutes total) provides information to strengthen the diagnostic and treatment skills of clinicians working with children with latent TB infection (LTBI) or active TB disease. This course also includes extensive additional resource materials, including provider fact sheets, instructions for families, monitoring forms, dosing tables, and algorithms.

Target Audience

  • Clinicians and healthcare professionals

Ann M. Loeffler, MD