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- by smb84 Feb 23, '10What are all of the isolation precautions for suspected TB and confirmed TB? Also, I am curious if you have seen any cases in your practice and if proper precautions were taken. Thanks!
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- Feb 23, '10 by marissab208Precautions for TB include wearing a mask and keeping the patient's door closed, even if TB is just suspected.
- Feb 24, '10 by ElvishNegative pressure room as well.
- Mar 3, '10 by bsrn0523staff use n-95 fit tested respirator masks and the pt. is placed in a negative pressure room as tb requires airborne precautions.