LTBI Patient Resources

LTBI patient education materials are available, but they can be difficult to find. This page aims to make it easier to find good LTBI education resources. Please let us know if you have one that you like and use that is not here and should be.

1. What is TB?

2. Who has TB?

3. Which TB test do I need?

4. Positive TB test, what now?

5. What to expect after tx?

6. What to expect after tx?

TB Free California: https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/CDPH%20Document%20Library/Latent%20TB%20Community%20and%20Providers/TB_vs_LTBI.pdf

CDC: https://www.cdc.gov/thinktesttreattb/pdf/ThinkTestTreatTB-factsheet-learn-the-facts.pdf

CDC: https://www.cdc.gov/thinktesttreattb/pdf/ThinkTestTreatTB-patient-conversation-guide.pdf

https://ctca.org/wp-content/uploads/LTBI-and-Pregnancy_updated-September-2023_Final.pdf

TB Free California: https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/CDPH%20Document%20Library/Latent_TB_education_for_College_and_High_School_Students.pdf

Source Resource Cascade Step Detailed/ Brief  Link  Notes
TBFCA Differences between LTBI and TB handout Step 0 Brief https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/CDPH%20Document%20Library/Latent%20TB%20Community%20and%20Providers/TB_vs_LTBI.pdf
TBFCA Be TB Free – educational handout Step 0 Brief  https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/CDPH%20Document%20Library/Latent%20TB%20Community%20and%20Providers/Be_TB_Free_Patient_Handout.pdf
CDC Learn the Facts About TB Step 0 Detailed https://www.cdc.gov/thinktesttreattb/pdf/ThinkTestTreatTB-factsheet-learn-the-facts.pdf   
CDC How Do I Talk to My HC Provider About Inactive TB? Step 0 Detailed https://www.cdc.gov/thinktesttreattb/pdf/ThinkTestTreatTB-patient-conversation-guide.pdf
TBFCA Latent TB Education for Pregnant Woman and New Mothers – Handout Step 0 Detailed https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/CDPH%20Document%20Library/LTBI_edu_for_preg_new_mothers.pdf
TBFCA Latent TB Education for College and HS Students – handout Step 0 Detailed https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/CDPH%20Document%20Library/Latent_TB_education_for_College_and_High_School_Students.pdf
TBFCA 1 in 7 Asian Americans have LTBI – brochure Step 0 Detailed

English: https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/CDPH%20Document%20Library/LTBI_%20Filipino_English_Poster1.pdf

Tagolog: https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/CDPH%20Document%20Library/LTBI_Filipino_Tagalog_Poster1.pdf

CDC Inactive TB Testing and Treatment Step 1 Basic https://www.cdc.gov/thinktesttreattb/pdf/ThinkTestTreatTB-poster-8.5×11.pdf
TBFCA TB Self Risk Assessment Tool Step 1 Brief https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/CDPH%20Document%20Library/Latent%20TB%20Community%20and%20Providers/Are_You_at_Risk_for_TB.pdf
Minnesota TB Blood Test (IGRA) Step 2 Brief https://www.health.state.mn.us/diseases/tb/basics/factsheets/igra.pdf
Mass You Have TB Infection Step 4 Brief https://kingcounty.gov/depts/health/communicable-diseases/tuberculosis/~/media/depts/health/communicable-diseases/documents/tuberculosis/ltbi-diagnosed-english.ashx
LA TB Infection: What You Need to Know to Stay Healthy Step 4 Detailed http://publichealth.lacounty.gov/hea/library/topics/tuberculosis/CDCP-TB-0002-01.pdf
TBFCA Take 12 doses of medication to end TB – brochure Step 5 Detailed https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/CDPH%20Document%20Library/Latent%20TB%20Community%20and%20Providers/Taking_Your_12_Doses.pdf
Treatment for LTBI (3HP) Step 5 Detailed https://www.washtenaw.org/DocumentCenter/View/12571/Rifampin-English-PDF
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