By early identification and treatment of persons with tuberculosis disease. What is the most sensitive and specific test available for identifying those who are infected with Mycobacterium tuberculosis? The tuberculin skin test with purified protein derivative PPD administered by the Mantoux method. What bacterium causes tuberculosis?
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By early identification and treatment of persons with tuberculosis disease. What is the most sensitive and specific test available for identifying those who are infected with Mycobacterium tuberculosis? The tuberculin skin test with purified protein derivative PPD administered by the Mantoux method. What bacterium causes tuberculosis? Mycobacterium tuberculosis What preventive therapy is the most effective measure to prevent the development of tuberculosis disease in a newly infected person?
Preventive treatment totally eliminates the risk of tuberculosis. Although preventive treatment reduces the risk of disease, it does not totally eliminate it. What term describes that the person has symptoms, signs, radiographic, or laboratory evidence of pulmonary, meningeal, miliary, or extrapulmonary tuberculosis?
Active Disease What term describes that the person has no symptoms, signs, or radiographic evidence of active disease, but does have evidence of infection, as indicated by the presence of a positive tuberculin skin test? Tuberculosis infection True or False. For the purposes of the Tuberculosis Control Program, all individuals who have a positive tuberculin skin test are considered to have a tuberculosis infection.
What method described a tuberculin skin test using a syring and needle to inject purified protein derivative PPD of tuberculin? Mantoux method What term described an area around the site of tuberculin injection that is raised and firm to the touch?
Induration What term described a person with an area of induraton to a 5 TU tuberculin skin test when read 48 to 72 hours after administration? Tuberculin reactor What term describes a person with an area of induration of less than 5 mm to a 5 TU tuberculin skin test?
Tuberculin non reactor What vaccines are made from live attenuated mycobacteria strains are commonly used in some countries in an attempt to prevent vaccines from becoming infected with tuberculosis? Naples, Italy What is the only approved tuberculin skin test material for the Mantoux test?
Why are multiple-puncture tuberculin tests e. They produce significant numbers of both false-positive and false-negative test results. What type of syring and needle is used for the administration of a Mantoux test? A disposable 1 ml tuberculin syring graduated in 0. What aspect of the forearm is the intradermal injection made? Volar How many hours after administration of a tuberculin skin test must it be examined?
An MDR who is both trained and experienced in reading and interpreting tuberculin skin tests. How is the induration measured? In millimeters at its widest transverse diameter across the arm.
Where is the test result entered in the medical treatment record? Date, type of tuberculin and its strength, and the diameter of induration in millimeters, written by hand; do not use rubber stamps or automatic imprinting devices.
How must the complete absence of induration be entered on the SF ? Make an entry of "not read" on the SF Immediately aply a PPD test on the opposite arm. What must be done if a person returns more than 72 hours, but before or on the 10th day , after PPD application and the induration is 15 mm or greater? The reaction is significant. Enter the induration and the time interval since test application on the SF Manage the person as a tuberculin reactor per Evaluation and Preventive Therapy Chemoprophylaxis of Tuberculin Reactors.
What must be done if a person returns more than 10 days after PPD application? Make an entry of "not read" on the SF regardless of the size of any induration. Immediately apply a PPD test on the opposite arm.
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Tuberculosis Control Program Screen all active duty and reserve personnel during their? Clinicians should consider the use of what to ensure adherence to LTBI treatment regimens? If treatment has been interrupted for more than how long, patients must be examined to exclude active TB disease? Purified Protein Derivative The approved Tuberculin skin test material for the routine Mantoux test is? Deploy until the evaluations are completed and all results have been reported. Criteria for determining a positive TST reaction: Gumedinst all active duty and reserve personnel during their?
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SF Do not restart the 9 month daily Isoniazid regimen if how many doses of INH can be administered in a 12 month period? Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex bacteria that cause TB. Enter TST results in mm of induration on? It is no longer required that all personnel must have LTBI test results within six months prior to separation or retirement. If there is no induration for the bumdeinst, then record result as?
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Tem DOT If treatment has been interrupted for more than how long, patients must be examined to exclude active TB disease? Enter TST results in mm of induration on? Prior to or within six months of arrival on a commissioned bumedint. Criteria for determining a positive TST reaction: Tuberculosis Control Program Screen all active duty and reserve personnel during their? It is no longer required that all personnel must have LTBI test results gumedinst six months prior to separation or retirement. If the person does not return for results to be read at all? The approved Tuberculin skin test material for the routine Mantoux test is?