Proportionate mortality from pulmonary tuberculosis associated with occupations--28 states, 1979-1990.

@article{1995ProportionateMF,
  title={Proportionate mortality from pulmonary tuberculosis associated with occupations--28 states, 1979-1990.},
  author={},
  journal={MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report},
  year={1995},
  volume={44 1},
  pages={14-9}
}
  • Published 1995 in MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report
The risk for occupational exposure to tuberculosis (TB) is increased among healthcare and other workers exposed to persons with active TB, workers exposed to silica or other agents that increase the risk of progression from latent infection to active TB, and workers in occupations associated with low socioeconomic status (SES). Accurate estimates of and… CONTINUE READING