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Use the tools and resources below for clients with TB, or suspected of having TB.
Reporting positive TB skin tests
To report a positive skin test for tuberculosis, fax the Positive TB Skin Test Reporting Form (PDF, 205 KB) with the follow-up chest x-ray report within seven days to 905-546-4078.
Here are some clinical tools for TB:
Online TST/IGRA Interpreter
This tool estimates the risk of active tuberculosis for an individual with a tuberculin skin test reaction of 5mm and above, based on his or her clinical profile. It is intended for adults tested with standard tuberculin (5 TU PPDS or 2 TU RT-23) and/or a commercial Interferon Gamma release assay.
- How to do a TB Skin Test by Grey Bruce Health Unit
- TB Skin Testing Quick Reference Guide for Health Care Providers (PDF, 161 kB)
Multilanguage fact sheets
Guidelines and recommendations
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