Fourth National Tuberculosis Conference [held in] Peamount Hospital, 7th and 8th May 1992.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/575118
Title:
Fourth National Tuberculosis Conference [held in] Peamount Hospital, 7th and 8th May 1992.
Authors:
Kelly, Paul; Howell, Fenton
Citation:
Kelly, Paul, Howell, Fenton. 1992. Fourth National Tuberculosis Conference [held in] Peamount Hospital, 7th and 8th May 1992. Dublin: Peamount Hospital.
Issue Date:
May-1992
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/575118
Abstract:
It has been estimated by the World Health Organisation that almost one half of the world's population has heen infected with the tubercle bacillus. Some 3.5 million new cases are registered a year and one third of these patients will die. An active (smear positive) case of tuberculosis would infect up to 40% of susceptible contacts and 10% of contacts will develop active disease.
Item Type:
Conference Presentation
Language:
en
Keywords:
TUBERCULOSIS; PATIENT; MORTALITY; COMMUNICABLE DISEASE

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorKelly, Paulen
dc.contributor.authorHowell, Fentonen
dc.date.accessioned2015-08-18T14:12:40Zen
dc.date.available2015-08-18T14:12:40Zen
dc.date.issued1992-05en
dc.identifier.citationKelly, Paul, Howell, Fenton. 1992. Fourth National Tuberculosis Conference [held in] Peamount Hospital, 7th and 8th May 1992. Dublin: Peamount Hospital.en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/575118en
dc.description.abstractIt has been estimated by the World Health Organisation that almost one half of the world's population has heen infected with the tubercle bacillus. Some 3.5 million new cases are registered a year and one third of these patients will die. An active (smear positive) case of tuberculosis would infect up to 40% of susceptible contacts and 10% of contacts will develop active disease.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.subjectTUBERCULOSISen
dc.subjectPATIENTen
dc.subjectMORTALITYen
dc.subjectCOMMUNICABLE DISEASEen
dc.titleFourth National Tuberculosis Conference [held in] Peamount Hospital, 7th and 8th May 1992.en
dc.typeConference Presentationen
dc.description.fundingOtheren
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren
dc.description.peer-reviewotheren
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