TB Training Roadmap-Persons with HIV/Infectious Disease Clinic

Selected Training and Resource Materials
CDC Guidelines

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Organization: Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Year: Various

Description: Compilation of guidelines relevant for the treatment of TB in cases where the patient is HIV positive.

Format: Guidelines

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HIV Screening in TB Programs: A Practical Approach
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Organization: Global Tuberculosis Institute (GTBI)

Year: 2012

Description: This webinar explores issues around HIV screening in TB clinics, including barriers to provider-initiated HIV testing, successful strategies to improve screening rates, and interventions for strengthening TB-HIV collaborations.

Format: Webinar (48:48 minutes)

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TB in the HIV Patient

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Organization: Heartland National TB Center

Year: 2012

Description: This online tutorial provides practical information that will help nurses, technicians, and laboratory staff obtain and process IGRA specimens consistent with the approved labeling of the tests to assure high quality control and avoid unnecessary treatment referrals. Continuing education credits are available.

Format: Webinar

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TB Prevention in the HIV-infected Patient: Screening, Testing and Treatment of Latent TB Infection

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Organization: Curry International Tuberculosis Center

Year: 2011

Description: This online course, which includes slides, audio narration, and interactive questions, provides information on how to screen, test, and treat human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected patients for latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI). TB and HIV experts from the Western Region wrote and presented the case-based lessons in this course.

Format: Online Course (85 minutes)

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Delivering HIV Rapid Test Results: Experiences from the Field
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Organization: Region I Title X Family Planning Training Center

Year: 2010

Description: This is a short (approximately 30 minute) video that combines real stories from providers delivering rapid test results and clients learning their test results, as well as scripted vignettes that illustrate key points. It is designed so that it can be used both for individual study as well as in a group learning setting. There is also an accompanying 26-page discussion and resource guide.

Format: Video and Discussion Guide

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New Advances in HIV Diagnostic Testing

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Organization: Federal Training Centers Collaborative (FTCC) Region 1

Year: 2013

Description: This covers knowledge about the new test and how it differs from previous generation tests in terms of a number of characteristics, including: how it detects HIV, test sensitivity, time it takes to run the test after sample collection, time it takes to detect HIV, ability to detect acute HIV. These gaps in knowledge can have implications for patient follow up and re-screening, thus creating potential gaps in performance.

Format: Online course

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Limiting Liver Toxicity in the HIV-Positive Patient with Latent Tuberculosis Infection

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Organization: Heartland National TB Center

Year: 2010

Description: This brochure presents guidance to limit liver toxicity in the HIV-positive patient with latent TB infection.

Format: Booklet

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Treatment of Tuberculosis (TB) in Adult and Adolescent Patients Co-Infected iwth the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)

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Organization: GTBI

Year: 2012

Description: This fact sheet is intended as a convenient but not comprehensive reference for managing the care of HIV-infected patients with drug susceptible TB. 

Format: Factsheet

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