Subscribe

Modified WHO Score for Screening a Prisoner for Tuberculosis

Specialty:

Infectious Diseases
Pulmonology & Critical Care

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

Fournet et al modified the WHO score for screening a prisoner for tuberculosis (see above). This can be used to help identify patients who should have additional tests for tuberculosis. The authors are from Universite Pierre et Marie Curie in Paris, Escola Nacional de Saude Publica in Fiocruz (Brazil), and the administration of prisons for Rio de Janeiro.

To read more or access our algorithms and calculators, please log in or register.

RECENT TWEETS

medal descover
medal iphone