TB and HIV coinfection is very common globally. TB is less commonly seen in the United States, but can provide a challenge in areas and communities where latent and active infection are seen. HRSA and the CDC have developed guidelines and training tools for clinicians tackling TB in the context of HIV infection.
Watch this video on diagnosis and treatment of TB and its relationship to HIV infection.
Guidelines and Manuals
U.S. Department of Health and Human ServicesMarch 2017
Federal guidelines for treatment, prevention and care of HIV disease and opportunistic infections.
HRSA HIV/AIDS BureauApril 2014
This manual was developed to provide clinicians with ready access to practical, current, treatment information so that they may provide quality care to people living with HIV.
Tools and Job Aids
U.S. Customs and Immigration Enforcement and Regional AETCsJune 2012
General background information about ICE, general considerations for individuals in ICE custody, TB and HIV continuity of care, and frequently asked questions regarding federal custody.
AETC National Coordinating Resource CenterJanuary 2017
Clinical education/training resources and patient education materials on a range of HIV clinical care and clinical management topics.