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Dick Menzies et al. 1995
2 Menzies D, Fanning A, Yuan L et al. Tuberculosis among health care workers. The New England Journal of Medicine, 1995, 332(2):92–98.
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1 Adal KA, Anglim AM, Palumbo CL et al. The use of high-efficiency particulate air-filter respirators to protect hospital workers from tuberculosis. A cost-effectiveness analysis. New England Journal of Medicine, 1994, 331(3):169–173.
1 Adal KA, Anglim AM, Palumbo CL et al. The use of high-efficiency particulate air-filter respirators to protect hospital workers from tuberculosis – a cost-effectiveness analysis. New England Journal of Medicine, 1994, 331(3):169–173.
American Review of Respiratory Disease (American Thoracic Society)
Moira L. Aitken et al. 1987
2 Aitken ML, Anderson KM, Albert RK. Is the tuberculosis screening program of hospital employees still required? American Review of Respiratory Disease, 1987, 136(4):805–807.
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3 Bailey TC, Fraser VJ, Spitznagel EL et al. Risk factors for a positive tuberculin skin test among employees of an urban, midwestern teaching hospital. Annals of Internal Medicine, 1995, 122(8):580–585.
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4 Baussano I, Bugiani M, Carosso A et al. Risk of tuberculin conversion among healthcare workers and the adoption of preventive measures. Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 2007, 64(3):161–166.
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Amy J Behrman et al. 1998
5 Behrman AJ, Shofer FS. Tuberculosis exposure and control in an urban emergency department. Annals of Emergency Medicine, 1998, 31(3):370–375.
3 Behrman AJ, Shofer FS. Tuberculosis exposure and control in an urban emergency department. Annals of Emergency Medicine, 1998, 31(3):370–375.
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6 Berman J, Levin ML, Orr ST et al. Tuberculosis risk for hospital employees: analysis of a five-year tuberculin skin testing program. American Journal of Public Health, 1981, 71(11):1217–1222.
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7 Blumberg HM, Sotir M, Erwin M et al. Risk of house staff tuberculin skin test conversion in an area with a high incidence of tuberculosis. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 1998, 27(4):826–833.
8 Blumberg H, Sotir M, Erwin M. et al. Risk of house staff tuberculin skin test conversion in an area with a high incidence of tuberculosis. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 1998, 27:826–833.
American Journal of Industrial Medicine (Wiley)
A. Yvonne Boudreau et al. 1997
8 Boudreau AY, Baron SL, Steenland NK et al. Occupational risk of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in hospital workers. American Journal of Industrial Medicine, 1997, 32(5):528–534.
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JOSEPH C. CHAN et al. 1985
9 Chan JC, Tabak JI. Risk of tuberculous infection among house staff in an urban teaching hospital. The Southern Medical Journal, 1985, 78(9):1061–1064.
10 Christie CD, Constantinou P, Marx ML et al. Low risk for tuberculosis in a regional pediatric hospital: nine-year study of community rates and the mandatory employee tuberculin skin-test program. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 1998, 19(3):168–174.
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ROBERT B. CRAVEN 1975
12 Craven RB, Wenzel RP, Atuk N. Minimizing tuberculosis risk to hospital personnel and students exposed to unsuspected disease. Annals of Internal Medicine, 1975, 82(5):628–632.
Clinical Infectious Diseases (Oxford University Press (OUP))
Nina M. Larsen et al. 2002
14 Larsen NM, Biddle CL, Sotir MJ et al. Risk of tuberculin skin test conversion among health care workers: occupational versus community exposure and infection. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 2002, 35(7):796–801.
Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology (JSTOR)
Gary M. Liss et al. 1996
15 Liss GM, Khan R, Koven E et al. Tuberculosis infection among staff at a Canadian community hospital. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 1996, 17(1):29–35.
16 LoBue PA, Catanzaro A. Effectiveness of a nosocomial tuberculosis control program at an urban teaching hospital. Chest, 1998, 113(5):1184–1189.
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine (American Thoracic Society)
JOYCE LOUTHER et al. 1997
17 Louther J, Rivera P, Feldman J et al. Risk of tuberculin conversion according to occupation among health care workers at a New York City hospital. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 1997, 156(1):201–205.
12 Louther J, Riviera P, Feldman J. Risk of tuberculin conversion according to occupation among health care workers at a New York City hospital. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 1997, 156:201–205.
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Charlotte Malasky et al. 1990
18 Malasky C, Jordan T, Potulski F et al. Occupational tuberculous infections among pulmonary physicians in training. American Review of Respiratory Disease, 1990, 142(3):505–507.
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine (American Thoracic Society)
Dick Menzies et al. 2003
19 Menzies D, Fanning A, Yuan L et al. Factors associated with tuberculin conversion in Canadian microbiology and pathology workers. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 2003, 167:599–602.
5 Menzies D, Fanning A, Yuan L et al. Factors associated with tuberculin conversion in Canadian microbiology and pathology workers. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 2003, 167(4):599–602.
Annals of Internal Medicine (American College of Physicians)
Dick Menzies 2000
20 Menzies D, Fanning A, Yuan L et al. Hospital ventilation and risk for tuberculous infection in canadian health care workers. Canadian Collaborative Group in Nosocomial Transmission of TB. Annals of Internal Medicine, 2000, 133(10):779– 789.
4 Menzies D, Fanning A, Yuan L et al. Hospital ventilation and risk for tuberculous infection in Canadian health care workers. Canadian Collaborative Group in Nosocomial Transmission of TB. Annals of Internal Medicine, 2000, 133(10):779– 789.
American Journal of Industrial Medicine (Wiley)
Aubrey K. Miller et al. 2002
21 Miller AK, Tepper A, Sieber K. Historical risks of tuberculin skin test conversion among non-physician staff at a large urban hospital. American Journal of Industrial Medicine, 2002, 42(3):228–235.
Infection Control (Cambridge University Press (CUP))
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22 Price LE, Rutala WA, Samsa GP. Tuberculosis in hospital personnel. Infection Control, 1987, 8(3):97–101.
13 Price LE, Rutala WA, Samsa GP. Tuberculosis in hospital personnel. Infection Control, 1987, 8(3):97–101.
Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology (JSTOR)
Julio A. Ramirez et al. 1992
23 Ramirez JA, Anderson P, Herp S et al. Increased rate of tuberculin skin test conversion among workers at a university hospital. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 1992, 13(10):579–581.
Emerging Infectious Diseases (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC))
John Rullan 1996
26 Rullan JV, Herrera D, Cano R et al. Nosocomial transmission of multidrug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Spain. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 1996, 2(2):125–129.
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27 Schwartzman K, Loo V, Pasztor J et al. Tuberculosis infection among health care workers in Montreal. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 1996, 154(4 Pt 1):1006–1012.
28 Ussery XT, Bierman JA, Valway SE et al. Transmission of multidrug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis among persons exposed in a medical examiner's office, New York. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 1995, 16(3):160–165.
Clinical Infectious Diseases (Oxford University Press (OUP))
D. K. Warren et al. 2001
30 Warren DK, Foley KM, Polish LB et al. Tuberculin skin testing of physicians at a midwestern teaching hospital: a 6-year prospective study. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 2001, 32(9):1331–1337.
Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology (JSTOR)
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31 Zahnow K, Matts JP, Hillman D et al. Rates of tuberculosis infection in healthcare workers providing services to HIVinfected populations. Terry Beirn Community Programs for Clinical Research on AIDS. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 1998, 19(11):829–835.
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Manuel Zarzuela-Ramírez et al. 1999
32 Zarzuela-Ramirez M, Cordoba-Dona JA, Perea-Milla E et al. Factors associated with tuberculin conversion among staff at a university-affiliated hospital. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 1999, 20(9):589–590.
Emerging Infectious Diseases (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC))
Nilo Bonifacio et al. 2002
1 Bonifacio N, Saito M, Gilman RH et al. High risk for tuberculosis in hospital physicians, Peru. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 2002, 8(7):747–748.
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2 Corbett EL, Muzangwa J, Chaka K et al. Nursing and community rates of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection among students in Harare, Zimbabwe. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 2007, 44(3):317–323.
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Lillian K.O. Lopes et al. 2008
5 Lopes LK, Teles SA, Souza AC et al. Tuberculosis risk among nursing professionals from Central Brazil. American Journal of Infection Control, 2008, 36(2):148–151.
Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical (FapUNIFESP (SciELO))
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6 Maciel EL, Viana MC, Zeitoune RC et al. Prevalence and incidence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in nursing students in Vitoria, Espirito Santo. Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 2005, 38(6):469–472.
10 Maciel EL, Viana MC, Zeitoune RC et al. Prevalence and incidence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in nursing students in Vitoria, Espirito Santo. Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 2005, 38(6):469–472.
JAMA (American Medical Association (AMA))
Madhukar Pai et al. 2005
7 Pai M, Gokhale K, Joshi R et al. Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in health care workers in rural India: comparison of a whole-blood interferon gamma assay with tuberculin skin testing. Journal of the American Medical Association, 2005, 293(22):2746–2755.
JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association (American Medical Association (AMA))
E. Barrett-Connor 1979
2 Barrett-Connor E. The epidemiology of tuberculosis in physicians. Journal of the American Medical Association, 1979, 241(1):33–38.
Tubercle (Elsevier BV)
Simon Capewell et al. 1988
4 Capewell S, Leaker AR, Leitch AG. Pulmonary tuberculosis in health service staff--is it still a problem? Tubercle, 1988, 69(2):113–118.
Journal of Clinical Pathology (BMJ)
N R Grist et al. 1991
6 Grist NR, Emslie JA. Infections in British clinical laboratories, 1988–1989. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 1991, 44(8):667– 669.
7 Harrington JM, Shannon HS. Incidence of tuberculosis, hepatitis, brucellosis, and shigellosis in British medical laboratory workers. British Medical Journal, 1976, 1(6012):759–762.
12 Lunn JA, Mayho V. Incidence of pulmonary tuberculosis by occupation of hospital employees in the National Health Service in England and Wales 1980–84. Occupational Medicine, 1989, 39(1):30–32.
Pathology International (Wiley)
Minoru Sugita et al. 1990
14 Sugita M, Tsutsumi Y, Suchi M et al. Pulmonary tuberculosis. An occupational hazard for pathologists and pathology technicians in Japan. Acta Pathologica Japonica, 1990, 40(2):116–127.
Clinical Infectious Diseases (Oxford University Press (OUP))
Juan Alonso‐Echanove et al. 2001
1 Alonso-Echanove J, Granich RM, Laszlo A et al. Occupational transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis to health care workers in a university hospital in Lima, Peru. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 2001, 33(5):589–596.
4 Cuhadaroglu C, Erelel M, Tabak L et al. Increased risk of tuberculosis in health care workers: a retrospective survey at a teaching hospital in Istanbul, Turkey. BMC Infectious Diseases, 2002, 2:14.
Journal of Hospital Infection (Elsevier BV)
K.G Gopinath et al. 2004
7 Gopinath KG, Siddique S, Kirubakaran H et al. Tuberculosis among healthcare workers in a tertiary-care hospital in South India. Journal of Hospital Infection, 2004, 57(4):339–342.
8 Harries AD, Hargreaves NJ, Gausi F et al. Preventing tuberculosis among health workers in Malawi. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 2002, 80(7):526–531.
1 Harries A, Hargreaves N, Gausi F. et al. Preventing tuberculosis among health workers in Malawi. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 2002, 80:526–531.
1 Harries A, Hargreaves N, Gausi F. Preventing tuberculosis among health workers in Malawi. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 2002, 80:526–531.
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (Oxford University Press (OUP))
A.D. Harries et al. 1997
9 Harries AD, Kamenya A, Namarika D et al. Delays in diagnosis and treatment of smear-positive tuberculosis and the incidence of tuberculosis in hospital nurses in Blantyre, Malawi. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 1997, 91(1):15–17.
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A.D. Harries et al. 1999
10 Harries AD, Nyirenda TE, Banerjee A et al. Tuberculosis in health care workers in Malawi. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 1999, 93(1):32–35.
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11 Hosoglu S, Tanrikulu AC, Dagli C et al. Tuberculosis among health care workers in a short working period. American Journal of Infection Control, 2005, 33(1):23–26.
Tuberculosis (Elsevier BV)
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12 Jelip J, Mathew GG, Yusin T et al. Risk factors of tuberculosis among health care workers in Sabah, Malaysia. Tuberculosis (Edinburgh, Scotland), 2004, 84(1–2):19–23.
15 Kilinc O, Ucan ES, Cakan MD et al. Risk of tuberculosis among healthcare workers: can tuberculosis be considered as an occupational disease? Respiratory Medicine, 2002, 96(7):506–510.
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17 Laniado-Laborin R, Cabrales-Vargas N. Tuberculosis in healthcare workers at a general hospital in Mexico. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 2006, 27(5):449–452.
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22 Wilkinson D, Gilks CF. Increasing frequency of tuberculosis among staff in a South African district hospital: impact of the HIV epidemic on the supply side of health care. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 1998, 92(5):500–502.
1 Basu S, Andrews JR, Poolman EM et al. Prevention of nosocomial transmission of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in rural South African district hospitals: an epidemiological modelling study. Lancet, 2007, 370(9597):1500–1501.
1 Basu S, Andrews JR, Poolman EM et al. Prevention of nosocomial transmission of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in rural South African district hospitals: an epidemiological modelling study. Lancet, 2007, 370(9597):1500–1507.
3 Basu S, Andrews JR, Poolman EM et al. Prevention of nosocomial transmission of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis in rural South African district hospitals: an epidemiological modelling study. Lancet, 2007, 370(9597):1500–1507.
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I Berggren-Palme et al. 2005
2 Berggren-Palme I, Larsson LO, Zedenius I et al. Outbreak of tuberculosis in a Stockholm nursery affects 35 children. Euro Surveillance, 2005, 10(10):E051027.051025.
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Naomi N. Bock et al. 1999
3 Bock NN, Sotir MJ, Parrott PL et al. Nosocomial tuberculosis exposure in an outpatient setting: evaluation of patients exposed to healthcare providers with tuberculosis. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 1999, 20(6):421–425.
Journal of Hospital Infection (Elsevier BV)
A.S. Breathnach et al. 1998
4 Breathnach AS, de Ruiter A, Holdsworth GM et al. An outbreak of multi-drug-resistant tuberculosis in a London teaching hospital. Journal of Hospital Infection, 1998, 39(2):111–117.
AIDS (Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health))
Deborah L. Couldwell et al. 1996
5 Couldwell DL, Dore GJ, Harkness JL et al. Nosocomial outbreak of tuberculosis in an outpatient HIV treatment room. AIDS (London, England), 1996, 10(5):521–525.
6 Hannan MM, Peres H, Maltez F et al. Investigation and control of a large outbreak of multi-drug resistant tuberculosis at a central Lisbon hospital. Journal of Hospital Infection, 2001, 47(2):91–97.
Journal of the Formosan Medical Association (Elsevier BV)
Han-Yu Huang et al. 2007
7 Huang HY, Jou R, Chiang CY et al. Nosocomial transmission of tuberculosis in two hospitals for mentally handicapped patients. Journal of the Formosan Medical Association, 2007, 106(12):999–1006.
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8 Moro ML GA, Errante I, Infuso A, Franzetti F, Sodano L, Iemoli E. An outbreak of multidrug resistant tuberculosis involving HIV-infected patients of two hospitals in Milan, Italy. AIDS (London, England), 1998, 12(9):1095–1102.
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9 Pina JM, Rodés A, Alcaide JM et al. Outbreak of tuberculosis in a Catalonian nursery school affects 27 children. Euro Surveillance, 2005, 10(5):E050512.050511.
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10 Simon TA PS, Wartenberg D, Tokars JI. Tuberculosis in hemodialysis patients in New Jersey: a statewide study. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 1999, 20(9):607–609.
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3 de Vries G, van Hest RA. From contact investigation to tuberculosis screening of drug addicts and homeless persons in Rotterdam. European Journal of Public Health, 2006, 16(2):133–136.
American Journal of Infection Control (Elsevier BV)
Linda C. Klopf 1998
4 Klopf LC. Tuberculosis control in the New York State Department of Correctional Services: a case management approach. American Journal of Infection Control, 1998, 26(5):534–537.
7 Klopf LC. Tuberculosis control in the New York State Department of Correctional Services: a case management approach. American Journal of Infection Control, 1998, 26(5):534–537.
Clinical Infectious Diseases (Oxford University Press (OUP))
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5 MacIntyre CR, Kendig N, Kummer L et al. Impact of tuberculosis control measures and crowding on the incidence of tuberculous infection in Maryland prisons. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 1997, 24(6):1060–1067.
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6 Mitchell CS, Gershon RR, Lears MK et al. Risk of tuberculosis in correctional healthcare workers. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 2005, 47(6):580–586.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society (Wiley)
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7 Narain JP, Lofgren JP, Warren E et al. Epidemic tuberculosis in a nursing home: a retrospective cohort study. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 1985, 33(4):258–263.
Annals of Internal Medicine (American College of Physicians)
WILLIAM W. STEAD 1981
8 Stead WW. Tuberculosis among elderly persons: an outbreak in a nursing home. Annals of Internal Medicine, 1981, 94(5):606–610.
American Journal of Public Health (American Public Health Association)
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9 Steenland K, Levine AJ, Sieber K et al. Incidence of tuberculosis infection among New York State prison employees. American Journal of Public Health, 1997, 87(12):2012–2014.
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D. Bergmire-Sweat et al. 1996
1 BergmireSweat D, Barnett BJ, Harris SL et al. Tuberculosis outbreak in a Texas prison, 1994. Epidemiology and Infection, 1996, 117(3):485–492.
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine (American Thoracic Society)
F Chaves et al. 1997
2 Chaves F, Dronda F, Cave MD et al. A longitudinal study of transmission of tuberculosis in a large prison population. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 1997, 155(2):719–725.
Annals of Internal Medicine (American College of Physicians)
Timothy F. Jones et al. 1999
6 Jones TF, Craig AS, Valway SE et al. Transmission of tuberculosis in a jail. Annals of Internal Medicine, 1999, 131(8):557–563.
Journal of Clinical Microbiology (American Society for Microbiology)
J. Lukacs et al. 2004
8 Lukacs J, Tubak V, Mester J et al. Conventional and molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis in homeless patients in Budapest, Hungary. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 2004, 42(12):5931–5934.
American Journal of Public Health (American Public Health Association)
Jessica R. MacNeil et al. 2005
9 MacNeil JR, Lobato MN, Moore M. An unanswered health disparity: tuberculosis among correctional inmates, 1993 through 2003. American Journal of Public Health, 2005, 95(10):1800–1805.
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Francesca March et al. 2000
10 March F, Coll P, Guerrero RA et al. Predictors of tuberculosis transmission in prisons: an analysis using conventional and molecular methods. AIDS (London, England), 2000, 14(5):525–535.
New England Journal of Medicine (New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM/MMS))
William W. Stead et al. 1985
14 Stead WW, Lofgren JP, Warren E et al. Tuberculosis as an endemic and nosocomial infection among the elderly in nursing homes. New England Journal of Medicine, 1985, 312(23):1483–1487.
Journal of Infectious Diseases (Oxford University Press (OUP))
S. E. Valway et al. 1994
16 Valway SE, Greifinger RB, Papania M et al. Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in the New York State prison system, 1990– 1991. Journal of Infectious Diseases, 1994, 170(1):151–156.
American Journal of Epidemiology (Oxford University Press (OUP))
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17 Valway SE, Richards SB, Kovacovich J et al. Outbreak of multi-drug-resistant tuberculosis in a New York State prison, 1991. American Journal of Epidemiology, 1994, 140(2):113–122.
Archivos de Bronconeumología ((English Edition)) (Elsevier BV)
Carlos M. Bran et al. 2006
1 Bran CM, Cayla JA, Dominguez A et al. Study of tuberculosis outbreaks reported in Catalonia, 1998–2002. Archivos de Bronconeumologia, 2006, 42(6):260–266.
New England Journal of Medicine (Massachusetts Medical Society)
Amy B. Curtis et al. 1999
3 Curtis AB, Ridzon R, Vogel R et al. Extensive transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis from a child. New England Journal of Medicine, 1999, 341(20):1491–1495.
PEDIATRICS (American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP))
P. K. Dewan 2006
4 Dewan PK, Banouvong H, Abernethy N et al. A tuberculosis outbreak in a private-home family child care center in San Francisco, 2002 to 2004. Pediatrics, 2006, 117(3):863–869.
Pediatrics International (Wiley)
Christos Hadjichristodoulou et al. 2005
5 Hadjichristodoulou C, Vasilogiannakopoulos A, Spala G et al. Mycobacterium tuberculosis transmission among high school students in Greece. Pediatrics International, 2005, 47(2):180–184.
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine (American Thoracic Society)
SUZANNE M. MARKS et al. 2000
8 Marks SM, Taylor Z, Qualls NL et al. Outcomes of contact investigations of infectious tuberculosis patients. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 2000, 162(6):2033–2038.
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9 Phillips L, Carlile J, Smith D. Epidemiology of a tuberculosis outbreak in a rural Missouri high school. Pediatrics, 2004, 113(6):e514–519.
JAMA (American Medical Association (AMA))
Mary R. Reichler 2002
10 Reichler MR, Reves R, Bur S et al. Evaluation of investigations conducted to detect and prevent transmission of tuberculosis. Journal of the American Medical Association, 2002, 287(8):991–995.
New England Journal of Medicine (Massachusetts Medical Society)
Sarah E. Valway et al. 1998
11 Valway SE, Sanchez MP, Shinnick TF et al. An outbreak involving extensive transmission of a virulent strain of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. New England Journal of Medicine, 1998, 338(10):633–639.
Journal of Infection (Elsevier BV)
Pair Dong Wang et al. 2000
12 Wang PD, Lin RS. Tuberculosis transmission in the family. Journal of Infection, 2000, 41(3):249–251.
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal (Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health))
Ivan K. T. Yeo et al. 2006
13 Yeo IK, Tannenbaum T, Scott AN et al. Contact investigation and genotyping to identify tuberculosis transmission to children. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 2006, 25(11):1037–1043.
4 Leonard M, Egan K, Kourbatova E. et al. Increased efficiency in evaluating patients with suspected tuberculosis by use of a dedicated airborne infection isolation unit. American Journal of Infection Control, 2006, 34(2):69–72.
Annals of Emergency Medicine (Elsevier BV)
Gregory J Moran et al. 1995
5 Moran G, Fuchs M, Jarvis W. et al. Tuberculosis infection-control practices in United States emergency departments. Annals of Emergency Medicine, 1995, 26(3):283–289.
6 Sokolove P, Lee B, Krawczyk J. et al. Implementation of an emergency department triage procedure for the detection and isolation of patients with active pulmonary tuberculosis. Annals of Emergency Medicine, 2000, 35(4):327–336.
7 Bangsberg D, Crowley K, Moss A. et al. Reduction in tuberculin skin-test conversions among medical house staff associated with improved tuberculosis infection control practices. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 1997, 18:566– 570.
Annals of Internal Medicine (American College of Physicians)
Henry M. Blumberg 1995
9 Blumberg H, Watkins D, Jeffrey P-C. et al. Preventing the nosocomial transmission of tuberculosis. Annals of Internal Medicine, 1995, 122:658–663.
10 Fella P, Rivera P, Hale M. et al. Dramatic decrease in tuberculin skin test conversion rate among employees at a hospital in New York City. American Journal of Infection Control, 1995, 23:352–356.
2 Fella P, Rivera P, Hale M et al. Dramatic decrease in tuberculin skin test conversion rate among employees at a hospital in New York City. American Journal of Infection Control, 1995, 23(6):352–356.
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