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AIDSinfo HIV/AIDS Glossary for Palm PDAs 12/17/07

This tool for Palm PDAs provides easy access to AIDS info 's Glossary of HIV/AIDS-Related Terms. The glossary is a comprehensive resource to help health professionals, researchers, and patients understand HIV/AIDS terminology. Users can search for a glossary term or list all of the terms in each alphabetical category. The Web site provides installation instructions and a link for downloading the application.

Glomerular Filtration Rate (GFR) MDRD Calculator for Adults 12/17/07

Providers can use this calculator to estimate kidney function in adults by measuring the glomerular filtration rate (GFR). This calculator is based on the Modification of Diet in Renal Disease (MDRD) Study equation.

The following information is entered into this tool to calculate GFR:

  • Plasma creatinine
  • Age
  • Whether patient is African American
  • Gender
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Prevention Information Network (NPIN) Tuberculosis (TB) 12/17/07

This Web site presents information about tuberculosis (TB). It is part of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) National Prevention Information Network (NPIN).

This site provides information on the following:

  • What’s new in TB
  • TB today
    • The changing epidemiology of TB
    • Populations most affected by TB
    • Challenges to TB elimination
  • TB elimination and control today
  • Making the connection
    • TB...

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