Tuberculosis Control in Migrating Population

  • Wei-ye Yu
  • Pu-Xuan Lu
  • Wei-guo Tan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Wei-ye Yu, Yun-xia Wang, Jin-zhou Mei, Fang-xiang Hu, Le-cai Ji
    Pages 1-10
  3. Yun-xia Wang, Mei-juan Zhang, Juan-juan Zhang, Qing-fang Wu, Li-ai Peng
    Pages 11-38
  4. Hong-yun Guan, Sheng-yuan Liu, Yu-zheng Fan, Wei-guo Tan, Wei-ye Yu
    Pages 39-62
  5. Sheng-yuan Liu, Li-juan Wu, Xu-jun Guo, Juan He, Yi-ting Luo, Wei-guo Tan
    Pages 97-117
  6. Xiao-ling Che, Chun-rong Lu, Wei-guo Tan, Qiu Zhong
    Pages 119-132
  7. Fan Zhang, Wei-ye Yu, Hong-Jun Li, Chun-fa Song, Zheng Yang, Bu-dong Chen et al.
    Pages 133-156
  8. Wei-guo Tan, Zhi-peng Zhuo, Zheng Yang, Pu-Xuan Lu, Yu-xin Shi, Ru-Ming Xie et al.
    Pages 157-190
  9. Pu-Xuan Lu, Ya-rui Yang, Sheng-yuan Liu, Li Xie, Fleming Lure, Mu-Lan Li
    Pages 191-214
  10. Wei-ye Yu, Xu-jun Guo, Sheng-yuan Liu
    Pages 215-223

About this book


With the rapid development of economy and international communication, world population mobility increase significantly. As migrating population is one of vulnerable populations to infectious diseases, strengthening monitoring system and intervention approaches will be a key factor in controlling the spread of infectious diseases. This book is intended to provide valuable information on creating effective prevention and intervention strategies of tuberculosis, taking Shenzhen, one of typical immigrant cities, as an example. Followed by overview of tuberculosis, the control strategy, diagnosis and treatment of tuberculosis, drug resistant tuberculosis, and HIV-associated tuberculosis in migrating population is introduced. In addition, application of innovative technologies, for example, internet, molecular biology, and artificial intelligence in tuberculosis control is presented. It will be a useful reference for practitioners in centers for infectious disease control and prevention, hospitals, academic institutions, as well as staff in government agencies and non-government organizations with interests in tuberculosis prevention and control.


Tuberculosis Migrating population Tuberculosis surveillance Tuberculosis prevention Tuberculosis diagnosis Infectious disease TB/HIV co-infection

Editors and affiliations

  • Wei-ye Yu
    • 1
  • Pu-Xuan Lu
    • 2
  • Wei-guo Tan
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of TuberculosisThe Shenzhen Center for Chronic Disease ControlShenzhenChina
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyThe Shenzhen Center for Chronic Disease ControlShenzhenChina
  3. 3.Department of TuberculosisThe Shenzhen Center for Chronic Disease ControlShenzhenChina

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information People's Medical Publishing House, PR of China 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-981-32-9762-3
  • Online ISBN 978-981-32-9763-0
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Public Health
Internal Medicine & Dermatology