The Institute of Public Health University of Porto in collaboration with the Portuguese Society of Pneumology organizes the Course :
The course is for health professionals, giving preference to those working in the field.
The course will be held in English and Portuguese.
Has a limit of 40 participants.
In the end of the course, participants will be able to:
1. Apply concepts of epidemiology in clinical practice;
2 . Use diagnostic tools in the study of a patient with suspected tuberculosis;
3 . Use the available drugs to treat tuberculosis , as well as addressing co-morbidities and adverse effects;
4 . Understand the principles of the approach of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis;
5 . Realize how to track populations at-risk;
6 . Know how to approach a tuberculosis outbreak and understand the dynamics of tuberculosis transmission in a community;
Evaluation criteria are:
1. Participation in sessions ;
2 . Final assessment test of multiple choice ;
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