Tuberculosis Testing in
the 21st Century: The Role of
Interferon-Gamma Release Assays
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Globally, infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis (TB) is one of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality. Accurate diagnosis of latent TB is a key part of management strategies to improve patient health care outcomes associated with TB, especially in patients who receive immunosuppressive and biologic therapies. The webcast series,Tuberculosis Testing in the 21st Century: The Role of Interferon-Gamma Release Assays, is designed for health care professionals with an interest in a multidisciplinary approach to the screening and prevention of tuberculosis in these patients. Enhancements include downloadable audio and slide sets.