[PDF] Recommended standards for modern tuberculosis laboratory services in Europe

Source:
European Respiratory Society - ERS
Publisher:
European Respiratory Society (ERS)
Publication date:
01 November 2006

Abstract

Aims: The principles underpinning these standards are that any tuberculosis laboratory based diagnostic procedure should be performed by appropriately trained staff, working to standardised operating procedures in appropriately equipped and safe laboratories, against clear national and international proficiency and quality standards.

Intended audience: Staff working in tuberculosis laboratories.

Publication history information: Published November 2006 in the European Respiratory Journal, Vol.28(5): 903–909.

Access: Available to the general public.