Online resources on TB

Find various materials on TB from countries and organisations listed below.

The websites listed are for information purposes only. For questions regarding content, please contact directly the respective entities directly.

Country

Organisation 

Materials description

Languages

 

EU/EEA

 

 

ECDC

 

 

Publications, videos, infographics, data

 

 

EN

 

 

Latest epidemiological data on Tuberculosis in the Atlas

 

 

EN

 

 

Annual Epidemiological report, chapter on TB 

 

 

EN

 

 

Global

 

 

WHO

 

 

Resources and publications, fact sheets, news, events, priorities, strategy, media centre

 

 

EN, FR, ES, Arabic, Russian, Chinese

 

 

World TB Day, 24 March 2018

 

 

EN, FR, ES, Arabic, Russian, Chinese

 

 

Global

 

 

Stop TB Partnership

 

 

Publications, factsheets, information brochures, videos, news, events

 

 

EN

 

 

World TB Day 2018

 

 

EN

 

 

Global

 

 

International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases

 

 

Courses, conferences, publications

 

 

EN, ES, FR

 

 

US

 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

 

 

Publications, education materials, courses, webinars, infographics, posters, guidelines, data, statistics, personal stories 

 

 

 EN

 

 

Belgium

 

 

FARES (NGO)

 

 

Dossier on tuberculosis, publications, training, information for the general public and professional. Coordination activities for the prevention and surveillance of tuberculosis in Wallonia region and Brussels

 

 

FR

 

 

Belgium

 

 

Zorg en Gezondheid

 

 

Information on tuberculosis and definitions and the guidelines for prevention and control of tuberculosis in Flanders 

 

 

NL

 

 

Denmark

 

 

Statens Seruminstitut (State-sponsored research institute in the health sector)

 

 

Dedicated pages on TB (symptoms, causes, treatment, etc) 

 

 

DK

 

 

Estonia

 

 

National Institute for Health Development

 

 

Various materials such as leaflet, poster, Policy Brief, Handbook for community based organisations on tuberculosis services for people who inject drugs

 

 

EN, BG, EE, LV, RO, Russian

 

 

Guidelines on TB for medical personnel

 

 

EE

 

 

Guidelines for TB patients

 

 

EE and in Russian

 

 

Estonia

 

 

Terviseinfo.ee

 

 

Web site for health promotion, managed by the National Institute for Health Development

 

 

EE

 

 

France

 

 

Institut de Veille Sanitaire (InVS)

 

 

Dossier on surveillance and control of Tuberculosis in France. It includes data, publications, presentations, reference texts, and useful links

 

 

FR

 

 

Germany

 

 

Robert Koch Institut (RKI)

 

 

Informational materials TB and its epidemiological situation in Germany. RKI statements on TB, presentation on the latest TB surveillance data, links to articles from the RKI TB Team, as well as links to other TB resources and partner institutions in Germany.

 

 

DE

 

 

World TB Day Symposium in partnership with German Central Committee for the Fight against Tuberculosis and Research Center Borstel - Leibniz Lung Center – press release and RKI Epidemiological Bulletin - March 19th, 2018

 

 

DE

 

 

Germany

 

 

German Central Committee for the Fight against Tuberculosis (DZK)

 

 

Information and guidance materials on TB prevention, control and care in Germany for the public, TB patient and healthcare professionals.

 

 

DE

 

 

ExplainTB is a website and app for Android and iOS devices. It provides detailed and accessible information on TB anyone directly or indirectly affected by the disease, as well as the general population. Developed by DZK and Research Center Borstel - Leibniz Lung Center.

 

 

DE, EN, AL, Amharic, Arabic, Armenian, BG, Catalan, Chinese/Mandarin, Croatian, Czech, French, German, Gujarati, Hindi, LT, Mongolian, NO, PL, RO, RU, RS, SK, ES, SE, Tagalog, Thai, UA, Vietnamese

 

 

Ireland 

 

 

Health Protection Surveillance Centre

 

Pages with various information: factsheets, publications, guidance, epidemiology, surveillance, case definition

 

 

EN

 

 

The Netherlands

 

 

National Institute of Public Health and the Environment (RIVM - CIb)

 

 

Information and latest report on surveillance of tuberculosis in the Netherlands

 

 

NL

 

 

 

Annual report Surveillance of influenza and other respiratory infections in the Netherlands: Winter 2016/2017

 

 

NL

 

 

Web-based tool Atlas Infectieziekten for notifiable infectious disease surveillance data in the Netherlands

It shows the incidence by region, by Municipal Health Service and/or by year of diagnosis.

 

 

NL

 

 

Web-based application TBC-online provides information about tuberculosis in the Netherlands.

It creates tables and graphs of selected variables in the Netherlands Tuberculosis Register.

 

 

NL (+EN summary)

 

Norway

 

Norwegian Institute for Public Health

 

General information about TB (factsheet)

 

 

​EN, NO

 

Conference organised at the occasion of World TB Day 2018

Konferanse Verdens tuberkulosedag

 

 

​NO

 

Publications developed by the NGO LHLI  You will be cured of tuberculosis (short version) - NIPH

 

 

​NO, EN, Amharic, Arabic, Dari, RU, Somali, Tagalog, Thai, Tigrinya, Urdu, Vietnamese

 

Information note for patients: "If you have a positive IGRA test" in 22 languages - NIPH

 

​ NO, EN, FR, ES, PL, RO, Amharic, Arabic, Burmese, Kurdish, Farsi, Pashto, Russian, Serbian, Somali, Sorani, Tagalog, Thai, Tigrinja, Turkish, Urdu, Vietnamese

 

Information for people that might have been exposed to tuberculosis, 21 languages - FHI

 

NO, EN, FR, ES, HR, PL, RO, Amharic, Arabic, Burmese, Dari, Farsi, Pashto, Russian, Somali, Sorani, Tagalog, Tigrinja, Turkish, Urdu, Vietnamese

 

 

Latvia

 

 

Slimību profilakses un kontroles centrs

 

 

Infographic with statistics, symptoms, general information about TB and how to prevent the disease

 

 

LV

 

 

Brochure on the symptoms of TB

 

 

LV, Russian

 

 

General information on TB

 

 

LV

 

 

Key points on TB

 

 

LV

 

 

Calendar of activities for World TB Day 2018

 

 

LV

 

 

Lithuania

 

 

Centre for Communicable Disease and AIDS

 

 

General information about TBinfographics leaflets, guidelines and recommendationsFrequently Asked Questions about tuberculosisVideo lecture about TB

 

 

LT

 

 

Poster presentations:

 

 

EN

 

 

Lithuania

 

 

National Public Health Centre under the Ministry of Health

 

 

Information about tuberculosis for the public and professionals, information for people that might have been exposed to tuberculosis, surveillance reports, publications, regulations related to TB, information about TB prevention.

 

 

LT

 

 

Slovakia

 

 

National Institute for TB, Lung Diseases and Thoracic Surgery

 

 

Preparation for World TB Day 2018 and Campaign during the year 2017.

 

 

SK

 

 

Training course materials for healthcare personnel involved in the treatment of Romani people.

 

 

Romani

 

 

UK

 

 

Public Health England

 

 

Information on TB diagnosis, screening, epidemiology and strategy

 

 

EN