Session II - TB Infection Diagnosis, TB Infection Testing Option, TB Infection Testing Nuances
Anna C. Hippchen, NP
The Miriam Hospital - RISE Tuberculosis Clinic
Choose an appropriate test for various individuals who are high risk
Describe factors or scenarios that can impact test interpretation
Interpret IGRA and differentiate between Quantiferon and T-Spot
Interpret discordant results
Communicate to promote patient understanding of test results and adherence with next steps
The Warren Alpert Medical School is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Physicians: The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Healthcare Professionals: Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for 1.0 hour AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. This credit is accepted by the AANP and the AAPA.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
- 1.00 AttendanceParticipants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. This credit is accepted by the AAPA and AANP.