Guidelines for conducting tuberculin skin test surveys in high-prevalence countries

H.L. Rieder, V.K. Chadha, N.J.D. Nagelkerke, F. Van Leth, M.J. Van Der Werf

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This Supplement provides an update on guidelines first published in 1996 on conducting a tuberculin skin test survey and analyzing the resulting data. The updated guidelines add experiences gained from community surveys, revisit the proposed sampling strategies, and provide additional information on ethical considerations
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)S1-25
JournalInternational Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease
Issue numberSUPPL. 1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2011

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