The HIV pandemic and global resurgence of TB since the 1990s has led to a reassessment of the role of active case finding
as a TB control measure.
Intensified TB Case Finding
has been identified as one of the key priority areas critical to the success of Departments effort to promote greater community involvement in disease management, community development, and empowerment to deal with own health issues and promote an integrated healthcare management system.
The remarkable decrease in case notification over this period may have resulted at least in part from intensified case finding
activities in the country during the WHO leprosy elimination era.
Intensified TB case finding
and prompt treatment aim to interrupt disease transmission and reduce TB-associated morbidity and mortality.
Yield of HIV-associated tuberculosis during intensified case finding
in resource-limited settings: systematic review and meta-analysis.
Non-psychiatrist other mental health providers" was the only provider type that increased case finding
following the 2003 FDA advisory, the researchers found.
Despite substantial investment in syndromic surveillance and calls for further research from groups such as the Institute of Medicine (3), little evidence exists to suggest how syndromic surveillance will perform relative to clinical case finding
for detection of an inhalational anthrax outbreak (10).
This case finding
supports that MBOCA is a potential human carcinogen.
Most endocrinologists advocate a liberal approach to such case finding
Obstetricians, in contrast, tend to draw a tightly circumscribed circle around case finding
for subclinical hypothyroidism.
POPULATION STUDIED This summary included 28 studies of depression case finding
instruments with more than 25,000 screened patients drawn from Veterans Affairs clinics, academic practices, health maintenance organizations, and community practices.
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court reversed the dismissal of an insurance coverage case finding
that the appellant (Sunbeam, et al.
McCreary County case finding
the county officials in contempt of court.
An appropriate public health response includes active disease surveillance and case finding
Utility of nocturnal home oximetry for case finding
in patients with suspected sleep apnea hypopnea syndrome.