Agency for International Development, 312

AIDS, see HIV

Airflow, see Ventilation

Alcohol abuse, 35, 244

Ambulatory care facilities, 81, 95, 103, 121, 212

CDC guidelines, 58, 109, 129, 252

American Academy of Pediatrics, 175

American Association of Homes and Services for the Aged, 175

American Board of Emergency Medicine, 122

American College of Chest Physicians, 57

American College of Occupational Medicine, 176

American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, 115–116, 174

American Hospital Association, 63, 111, 175, 253

American Indians, 87, 197

American Nurses Association, 175

American Public Health Association, 175

American Society for Microbiology, 175

American Thoracic Society (ATS), 13(n.1), 35, 57, 58, 121, 153, 176

Annual risk of infection (ARI), 193–194, 195–201, 203–205, 210, 213, 215

Aplisol, 180

Arkansas, 102

Asians/Pacific Islanders, 87, 197, 214, 215

Association of Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, 63, 242, 243, 257

Atlanta, Georgia, 99, 124–126, 197, 204, 205, 206, 236–237, 247–248, 300

Attitudes, 43

complacency, 137–138

isolation of patients, psychological factors, 39–40

patient treatment preferences, 35, 144

stigma, 32, 144

workers, 44

Attorneys, 208

Autopsies, 26, 85, 95, 98, 149, 212

see also Medical examiners

B

Barnhart, Scott, 293–308

Bass, John, 179–188

Bathrooms in isolation rooms, 251, 257

BCG vaccination, 33, 126, 128, 130, 183, 202, 219, 220

Black persons, 87, 196, 197, 204, 210, 215, 219, 220, 244

Blueprint for Tuberculosis Vaccine Development, 311

Body weight, see Weight factors

Bone, 27, 28

Boostering phenomenon, 33, 185–187

Boston, Massachusetts, 211, 214

Bovine tuberculosis, 24

BCG vaccine, 33, 126, 128, 130, 183, 202, 219, 220

Brain, 27, 28

Britain, see United Kingdom

Bronchoscopy, 94, 95, 106, 121, 130(n.6), 131, 145, 149, 190, 201, 215, 243, 263

Bureau of Mines, 45

Bureau of Prisons, 114

Burris, J.D., 271–292

Byssinosis, 285

C

Cadavers, see Autopsies;

Funeral homes;

Medical examiners

California, 6, 15, 20, 99–100, 118–119, 175, 201, 215, 256

Canada, 130(n.6)

Cancer, 28, 39, 208, 299

Case law, see Litigation

Case management, 11, 72–74, 154, 309, 310

see also Clinical practice guidelines

directly observed therapy, 17, 22, 35, 41, 82, 119, 132, 139, 153

multidisciplinary, 41

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 309, 310, 311, 312

active tuberculosis defined, 83

control practices, surveys, 110–115

epidemiology, 6, 86–92, 311

hospital studies, 91–92, 96, 110–113, 114, 214

immigrant causing outbreak, 95–96

international collaboration, 312

latent tuberculosis defined, 13(n.1)

mortality reports, 86–91, 92, 96, 153

outbreak reports, 8, 20, 37, 91, 95–96, 119–121, 123–131, 133–136, 141, 145, 230, 231–245, 261, 262, 302

prevalence reports, 86–92, 96, 152, 153



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