TB


TitleTypeLevel of evidenceSourcePublishedReview
Health risk information sheet - VaccinesFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Department of Health information on TuberculosisWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Global Atlas of infectious disease an interactive information and mapping systemWeb directoryEvidence citedWorld Health Organization (WHO)
BCG - NHS Immunisation websiteCare guideline
Web directory
UnspecifiedNHS Immunisation Website12/04/2010
National Knowledge Service - TBBest practice
Care guideline
Webpage
Evidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)10/02/2010
Tuberculosis: Clinical diagnosis and management of tuberculosis and measures for its preventionBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Royal College of Physicians02/02/2010
Traveler's Health: Yellow Book Health Information for International Travel 2008Care guideline
Web directory
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)01/07/2007
ImmunisationWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)01/04/2007
Frequently asked Questions about Tuberculosis (TB)Public leafletEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/01/2007
Microscopic-Observation Drug-Susceptibility Assay for the Diagnosis of TBBest practice
Journal article
Research study
Evidence citedThe New England Journal of Medicine12/10/2006
Investigation of Specimens for Mycobacterium species (BSOP 40)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)05/07/2006
Tuberculosis Information SheetsPublic leafletEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)16/03/2006
Effect of Treatment of Latent Tuberculosis Infection on the T Cell Response to Mycobacterium tuberculosis Antigens Journal articleEvidence cited01/02/2006
Statutory Notifications of Infectious Diseases (NOIDS)Web directoryN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)15/11/2005
General Information about TuberculosisPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor21/09/2005
National Minimum Standards for Immunisation Training Best practice
Training
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2005
Investigation of blood cultures for Mycobacterium species (BSOP 7)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/05/2005
British HIV Association (BHIVA) treatment guidelines for TB/HIV infectionBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedBritish HIV Association (BHIVA)01/02/2005
Dexamethasone for the treatment of tuberculous meningitis in adolescents and adultsCare guideline
Journal article
RCTNew England Journal of Medicine21/10/2004
Surveillance and Epidemiology of TuberculosisSurveillance dataEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)23/09/2004
Tuberculosis - Factsheet for schools - Wired for HealthFactsheetProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)23/07/2004
Prevention and Treatment of Tuberculosis Among Patients Infected with HIVCare guidelineEvidence citedAIDS Info - US Department of Health and Human Services20/01/2004
BCG and tuberculosis. Be wise - immuniseCare guidelineProfessional opinion01/08/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - TuberculosisCare guidelineHealth Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
A12 Advice Sheet: Infection control in dentistryBest practiceEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Dental Association (BDA)01/02/2003
Good Practice Guidelines for Renal Dialysis/Transplant Units: Prevention and Control of Blood-Borne Virus InfectionBest practiceEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)03/09/2002
Fully intermittent dosing with drugs for treating tuberculosis in adults (Cochrane Review)Systematic reviewEvidence citedCochrane Library24/08/2001
Travel Illness in British Package Holiday Tourists: Prospective Cohort StudyJournal article
Research study
Cohort studiesJournal of Infection01/08/2001
Health Information for Overseas travel - The Yellow BookBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)01/01/2001
BTS Guidelines - Control and prevention of tuberculosis in United Kingdom: Code of Practice 2000. Thorax 2000; 55: 887-901 Best practice
Care guideline
Review
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
British Thoracic Society (BTS)22/08/2000
Management of opportunist mycobacterial infections: Joint Tuberculosis Committee guidelines 1999Care guideline
Review
Evidence citedThorax01/03/2000
Global burden of tuberculosisSurveillance dataEvidence cited
Professional opinion
The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)18/08/99
Antibiotic Resistance - Factsheet for Schools – Wired for HealthFactsheetEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)21/04/99
BTS Guidelines - Chemotherapy and management of tuberculosis in the United Kingdom : recommendations 1998 Best practice
Care guideline
Journal article
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
British Thoracic Society (BTS)21/01/98