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Tuberculosis Exposure Risk in Emergency Medicine Residents

Citation

Asimos, Andrew W.; Kaufman, Jay S.; Lee, Carol H.; Williams, Cleopas M.; Carter, Wallace A.; & Chiang, William K. (1999). Tuberculosis Exposure Risk in Emergency Medicine Residents. Academic Emergency Medicine, 6(10), 1044-9.

Abstract

Objectives: To assess purified protein derivative (PPD) test surveillance and respiratory protection practices of emergency medicine (EM) residents, along with the prevalence of PPD test conversion and the development of active tuberculosis (TB) in EM residents.

URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1553-2712.1999.tb01190.x

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

Academic Emergency Medicine

Author(s)

Asimos, Andrew W.
Kaufman, Jay S.
Lee, Carol H.
Williams, Cleopas M.
Carter, Wallace A.
Chiang, William K.

Year Published

1999

Volume Number

6

Issue Number

10

Pages

1044-9

Reference ID

1365