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Transmission of tuberculosis infection in a commercial office


Bagherirad, M and Trevan, P and Globan, M and Tay, E and Stephens, N and Athan, E, Transmission of tuberculosis infection in a commercial office, Medical Journal of Australia, 200, (3) pp. 177-179. ISSN 0025-729X (2014) [Refereed Article]

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DOI: doi:10.5694/mja12.11750


We report a cluster of cases of tuberculosis in a commercial office in Victoria, possibly transmitted because of a delay in diagnosing, quarantining and treating a patient with an active case of the disease.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:infectious diseases, environment and public health, tuberculosis transmission, commercial office
Research Division:Health Sciences
Research Group:Epidemiology
Research Field:Epidemiology not elsewhere classified
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Public health (excl. specific population health)
Objective Field:Disease distribution and transmission (incl. surveillance and response)
UTAS Author:Stephens, N (Dr Nicola Stephens)
ID Code:132655
Year Published:2014
Web of Science® Times Cited:1
Deposited By:Medicine
Deposited On:2019-05-16
Last Modified:2019-07-29

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