A TB client's perspective - September 17, 2018
The Importance of Support: Sharing a personal story from someone who had TB, the struggle with understanding this diagnosis, dealing with stigma and her journey to make a difference and support others with TB.
Exploring difficult aspects of TB care - September 17, 2018
Most individuals diagnosed with infectious, active TB are asked to home isolate during their infectious period of the disease and may be recommended to take directly observed treatment (DOT). There is a risk that clients perceive home isolation and DOT as punitive interventions by the health care team. This webinar will review the meaning of home isolation and DOT from both the medical and client perspective and offer recommendations to minimize the negative impact these interventions have on individuals’ lives.