Learning objectives

At the end of this module, students will be able to:
  • Decide when to start ART in patients with active TB
  • Know how to chose antiretroviral regimen in a patient with TB infection
  • Understand what is IRIS in patients with TB starting ART
  • To manage patients already on ART who develop active TB
  • Understand and implement the public health strategy Three "Is"
  • Understand basic definitions and challenges with drug resistant tuberculosis
  • Understand principles of tuberculosis infection in children and its main challenges
Note: In this module you will find references of interesting literature. Some items or directives allow you to better understand the content of this module, the other marked in color are optional for those who are interested.