Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . May 22nd, 1995Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Screening - Testing for TB along with HIV Good Idea
Diagnostics - Multiplex PCR with Three Primer Pairs Identifies M. tb
Industry News/Patents and Technology - Patent Awarded for New Generation of Technology
International/United Kingdom - One in 50 London Homeless Has TB, UK Charity Reports
Occupational Risk - Initial Tests Indicate No TB Crisis at Jackson Hospital
Public Health/Louisiana - Three New Iberia School Employees Test Positive for TB
Public Health/New York - CDC Called In To Help with Nassau County, New York's High TB Incidence
Public Health/Tennessee - Community Health Screening Identifies Hidden TB in Unlikely Person
Public Health/Wisconsin - Waukesha County Plays Down Risk of Group Home Worker with TB
At-Risk Populations - "Viral Hepatitis, Tuberculosis, HIV and Leprosy in Immigrants."
Diagnosis - TB of the Ear - "An Unusual Presentation: Primary Tuberculosis of the Middle Ear Cleft."
Diagnosis - TB of the Mastoid - "Tuberculoma of the Mastoid."
Epidemiology - Effect of Immigration - "The Epidemiology of Tuberculosis among Foreign-Born Persons in the United States, 1986 to 1993."
Genetics - Mycobacterium Tuberculosis - "A New Interpretation of the Structure of the Mycolyl- Arabinogalactan Complex of Mycobacterium tuberculosis As Revealed Through Characterization of Oligoglycosylalditol Fragments by Fast-Atom Bombard
Hepatic TB - Case Report - "Nodular Form of Local Hepatic Tuberculosis: Case Report."
International/Spain - Epidemiology - "The Epidemiology of Tuberculosis in El Ferrol (Spain)."
Overview - "Tuberculosis in the AIDS Era."
Prevention - Priorities - "Missed Opportunities for Tuberculosis Prevention."
Pulmonary TB - Macrophage Activation - "Release of Reactive Oxygen and Nitrogen Intermediates from Monocytes of Patients with Pulmonary Tuberculosis."
Pulmonary TB - Resurgence - "Pulmonary Tuberculosis: Is Resurgence Due to Reactivation or New Infection?."
Pulmonary TB - Surgical Management - "Results of Surgical Management of Tuberculosis: Experience in 206 Patients Undergoing Operation."