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Field assessment of a model tuberculosis outbreak response plan for low-incidence areas

Laura Freimanis Hance1, Karen R Steingart2*, Christine G Hahn3, Lisa Pascopella2 and Charles M Nolan4

Author Affiliations

1 Westat, Inc, Rockville, Maryland, USA

2 Francis J. Curry National Tuberculosis Center, San Francisco, California, USA

3 Division of Health, Idaho Department of Heath and Welfare, Boise, Idaho, USA

4 Public Health – Seattle & King County, Seattle Washington, USA

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BMC Public Health 2007, 7:307  doi:10.1186/1471-2458-7-307

Published: 26 October 2007

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Outbreak response plan assessment questionnaire. key informant questions; list of questions)

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Risk communication checklist. Risk communication checklist; table of questions for risk communication planning)

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Evaluation checklist. evaluation questions)

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Ten steps to take when a tuberculosis outbreak is suspected. Ten steps to take when a tuberculosis outbreak is suspected; steps to take when a TB outbreak is suspected)

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