School Of Nursing And Midwifery

Clinical Management of Tuberculosis (TB)Western Sydney University Unit Code: 401377.1


Student Contribution Band: 1

Level: 7

Credit Points: 10

About this Unit
This unit examines the clinical management of Tuberculosis, particularly in relation to cause, prevalence, transmission, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of the disease. Students will be introduced to the different diagnostic tests used in the management of the disease in both adults and children. Case studies drawn from across the lifespan and different populations will provide a focus for exploring the pathophysiology of Tuberculosis, diagnostic options, modes of transmission and the pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment options available.

4722.2Master of NursingCONTINUING
4722.3Master of NursingCURRENT
4723.2Graduate Diploma in NursingCONTINUING
4723.3Graduate Diploma in NursingCURRENT


A4062.1Master of Nursing (Tuberculosis Management) - 1.5 year pathwayCURRENT
A4063.1Master of Nursing (Tuberculosis Management) - 1 year pathwayCURRENT
A4064.1Graduate Diploma in Nursing (Tuberculosis Management) - 80 cp 1 year pathwayCURRENT
A4065.1Graduate Diploma in Nursing (Tuberculosis Management) - 60 cp 1 year pathwayCURRENT

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