Tuberculosis control laws--United States, 1993. Recommendations of the Advisory Council for the Elimination of Tuberculosis (ACET)

@article{Hewitt1993TuberculosisCL,
  title={Tuberculosis control laws--United States, 1993. Recommendations of the Advisory Council for the Elimination of Tuberculosis (ACET)},
  author={Suzanne M A Hewitt},
  journal={MMWR. Recommendations and reports : Morbidity and mortality weekly report. Recommendations and reports},
  year={1993},
  volume={42 RR-15},
  pages={1-28}
}
Because of its communicable nature and because there are many state laws specific to the control of tuberculosis (TB), TB is managed differently than other airborne infectious diseases [corrected]. Many of these laws predate the current public health recommendations for the prevention and control of TB. In 1989, CDC published A Strategic Plan for the… CONTINUE READING