Tuberculosis Guidelines and Recommendations


The 2004 revision of the Tuberculosis Control Program guidelines incorporate state-of-the-are recommendations for an optimal approach to achieving the goal of eliminating tuberculosis in Tennessee. Substantial progress has been made in the last five years. The guidelines represent consensus derived from current literature review, consultation with recognized authorities tuberculosis management, and discussion among public health practitioners and administrators. Judicious application of the guidelines and good clinical judgment will ensure that the highest standard of care will be met throughout Tennessee.

Tennessee Tuberculosis Recommendations

CDC Tuberculosis Recommendations



Corrections, Detention and Health Care

Corrections and Detention
Health Care Settings

Other TB Guidelines

Guidelines for Air Travel
Francis J. Curry Guidelines

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