Somali Audio Teaching Tool about Tuberculosis and TB Treatment
This audio-based education tool can be used to introduce the topic of TB, prior to even beginning to discuss the need for PPD skin testing or at any step in the TB evaluation process (it can be used after a PPD is determined to be positive, after the x-ray has been performed, before INH has been recommended, or during INH TLTBI to reinforce the rationale for taking treatment for LTBI).
September 3, 2009 · Audio, PDF
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Collection of patient education materials about Tuberculosis. Includes translated materials in Spanish, Tagalog and Vietnamese. Also includes a medication tracker.
Information on Tuberculosis provided by the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention.
Basic TB facts in Chinese, Korean, Russian, Somali, Spanish, and Vietnamese. Provided by King County Public Health.
World Health Organization's fact sheet on Tuberculosis. Available in Arabic. Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish.
The purpose of the Tuberculosis (TB) Elimination Program is to reduce and, ultimately, eliminate TB in Nashville. Includes some patient education resources in Burmese and Nepali.
A mini-course providing brief introductions to common challenges that persons with TB may face and strategies and services for effective intervention, management, and treatment in populations at increased risk for TB. + Multilingual fact sheets
TB education materials (including Marshallese radio segments and health information brochures) from the State of Hawaii, Department of Health Tuberculosis Control Program.
CDC patient education materials series covers six topics —TB disease, TB infection, tuberculin skin testing, TB contact investigation, TB and HIV coinfection, and TB medicine. The materials are in English (low literacy), Spanish with English translation, Tagalog with English translation, and Vietnamese with English translation.
These CDC resources may be helpful as part of TB screening and follow-up of arrivals from Afghanistan. The fact sheets are available in Dari, Pashto, and English