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ERIC Number: EJ528640
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0744-8481
Using Peer Helpers for Tuberculosis Prevention.
McCue, Maureen; Afifi, Larry Anna
Journal of American College Health, v44 n4 p173-76 Jan 1996
Describes a peer helper program initiated by the University of Iowa Student Health Services to prevent active tuberculosis development among foreign national students. Before instituting the program, compliance with tuberculosis prevention efforts for those students was less than 5%. Since the peer program was instituted, compliance has risen to 50%. (SM)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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