Daily Archives: December 6, 2015

Union World Conference on Lung Health: Health workers at greater risk for TB, but unlikely to be screened for it

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CAPE TOWN, South Africa – Health care workers should be considered a key population along with prisoners, miners, and other populations that are at higher risk than the general public of becoming infected with tuberculosis, speakers here said Friday. Health workers in high-burden countries have more than three and a half times the risk of others that they […]