Learning Outcomes for Study Session 16

When you have studied this session, you should be able to:

16.1  Define and use correctly all of the key words printed in bold. (SAQ 16.3)

16.2  Describe the key differences in the diagnosis and management of TB in children and adults. (SAQ 16.1)

16.3  Identify the key factors that will help you look after patients with HIV/TB co-infection. (SAQ 16.2)

16.4  Describe the main causes and consequences of drug-resistant tuberculosis. (SAQ 16.3)

Study Session 16  Tuberculosis Treatment in Special Conditions: TB in Children, HIV/TB and Drug Resistant TB

16.1  Diagnosis and management of TB in children