Active and Latent TB in Persons with Rheumatic Diseases (SIG 2014)

10308356_10202252822189303_1707596638281767603_nDr. Julie Li-Yu presented updated recommendations on how to screen and treat tuberculosis in patients with rheumatic diseases. Dr. Li-Yu and Dr Juan Javier Lichauco represented the PRA in the Task Force developing guidelines for TB management in the country. These slides were presented during the Joint Rheumatoid Arthritis – Osteoarthritis Special Interest Symposium held at the F1 Hotel in Taguig City last 28 November 2014.

Dr. Julie Li-Yu was recognized as a PCP Exemplar in Clinical Research during the last PCP Annual Convention. She is the past head of the PRA Research Committee and a past treasurer of the PRA Board of Directors.


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