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What is directly observed therapy for latent TB infection (ltbi)?
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Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
2 doctors agree
In brief: DOT
When someone from the health authorities checks regularly that the person is taking the prescribed medications to ensure compliance.

In brief: DOT
When someone from the health authorities checks regularly that the person is taking the prescribed medications to ensure compliance.
Dr. Carlo Hatem
Dr. Carlo Hatem
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Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
In brief: Watch
Somebody watches you taking the medication.
Usually a public health advisor.

In brief: Watch
Somebody watches you taking the medication.
Usually a public health advisor.
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
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