The CDC is the nation’s health protection agency. The CDC’s Division of Tuberculosis Elimination (DTBE) has the stated mission “to promote health and quality of life by preventing, controlling, and eventually eliminating tuberculosis in the United States.” The DTBE has created a number of TB resources to provide TB education to healthcare providers, from infographics to full training modules.
Visit their website https://www.cdc.gov/tb/default.htm and perform a search or click on the links below for specific topics.
Basic TB Facts
Data and Statistics
Testing and Diagnosis
Health Care Settings
TB in Specific Populations
TB Personal Stories
Core Curriculum on Tuberculosis: What the Clinician Should Know
TB 101 for Health Care Workers
Tuberculosis Guides and Toolkits
Latent Tuberculosis Infection: A Guide for Primary Health Care Providers
TB Education and Training Network
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)