Unresolved issues in controlling the tuberculosis epidemic among the foreign-born in the United

Weber, Guido S.
December 1996
American Journal of Law & Medicine;1996, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p503
Academic Journal
Examines the belief among some groups that immigrants and immigration that contribute to the problem of the tuberculosis epidemic. Discussion on the nature of tuberculosis, its spread, danger and factors associated with its spread; Evaluation of the state of the law concerning excluding incoming immigrants and screening the foreign-born in the United States for tuberculosis.


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