Turkish Thoracic Journal, vol.22, no.2, pp.118-123, 2021 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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Turkish Thoracic Journal
Emerging Sources Citation Index, Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
Health care workers, tuberculin skin test, tuberculosis, INFECTION-CONTROL, RISK-FACTORS, PREVALENCE, COMMUNITY
OBJECTIVES: Healthcare workers (HCWs) possess a high risk for both latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) and active disease. This study aimed to investigate tuberculosis (TB) disease history in hospital staff working in healthcare institutions in the Eastern Black Sea Region of Turkey.