Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . February 13th, 1995Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Infection Control - TB Control Measures Effective at New York Hospital
BCG Vaccine - Impact of Strain on Efficacy Unknown
Disease Presentation - Fungal Corneal Ulcers Reported in Woman with TB
Drug Resistance - Los Angeles County Responds to MDR-TB
Epidemiology - Number of AIDS Cases Stabilizing
HIV/TB Therapy - Drug Malabsorption Contributes to Resistance in HIV+
Industry News - Rights to Thalidomide under Rockefeller Patent Attained
International/Worldwide - WHO Predicts 30 Million Deaths from TB in 1990s
Occupational Exposure - CDC Healthcare Worker Guidelines Continue To Evolve
Opportunistic Infections - Disease from Mycobacteria Common in HIV+
Policy - AIDS Research Evaluation Ordered
Prisons - Facilities Are Breeding Ground for TB
Public Health/Connecticut - City Housing Authority Reports Outbreak of TB
Public Health/Funding - Will Cuts in U.S. Budget Impair Public Health Efforts?
Public Health/Massachusetts - Postal Workers To Be Tested for TB
Public Health/Michigan - Morgue Workers Tested for TB
Public Health/New York - High School Teacher May Have Exposed Students to TB
Public Health/Ohio - County Asked To Relocate TB Clinic
Public Health/West Virginia - Homeless Shelter Quarantined for TB
International/United Kingdom - Guidelines - "Control and Prevention of Tuberculosis in the United Kingdom: Code of Practice 1994."
TB/HIV Coinfection - Adverse Reactions to Therapy - "Adverse Reactions to Antituberculosis Therapy in a Patient with AIDS."
Thyroid - Mycobacterial Thyroiditis - "Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis with Paravertebral Abscess Formation and Thyroid Involvement."