In this report, we describe the investigation and management of an outbreak of TB associated with a mosque in Scotland, and consider the implications of large-scale TB contact tracing. The screening of casual contacts in this setting was complex and time-consuming with a low detection rate.
|Number of pages||6|
|Publication status||Published - 18 Dec 2008|
Duthie, S. J., Black, C., Douglas, G., Jackson, A. D., & Webster, D. (2008). Tuberculosis Outbreak Associated with a Mosque: Challenges of large scale contact tracing. Eurosurveillance, 13(51). http://www.eurosurveillance.org/ViewArticle.aspx?ArticleId=19069