Tuberculosis in the Healthcare Environment Tuberculosis in the Healthcare Environment

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$249.95
V165
2016
3434-DVD-E
23 min

Tuberculosis (TB) kills more than a million people every year. In the United States, more than 11 million people already carry tuberculosis in a "latent", noninfectious form. And thousands of these people will eventually develop the "active" form of the disease as well, which can be fatal. This education and training program discusses the risk of TB in the healthcare environment today, and discusses how employees can help prevent transmission of the disease in their workplace.

Tuberculosis (TB) kills more than a million people every year. In the United States, more than 11 million people already carry tuberculosis in a "latent", noninfectious form. And thousands of these people will eventually develop the "active" form of the disease as well, which can be fatal. This education and training program discusses the risk of TB in the healthcare environment today, and discusses how employees can help prevent transmission of the disease in their workplace.

Topics covered also include:
  • The resurgence of tuberculosis
  • How TB spreads and guidelines for fighting it
  • TB risks in healthcare environments
  • Medical surveillance
  • Engineering controls
  • Wearing a respirator
  • Working with and treating active TB
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