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JAMA. 1987;257(10):1291-1301. doi:10.1001/jama.1987.03390100029008.
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CDC.  Tuberculosis—United States, 1985 . MMWR 1986;35:699-703.
US Department of Health and Human Services. Report of the Secretary's task force on black and minority health . Washington, DC: US Department of Health and Human Services, 1985.
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Link to Article[[XSLOpenURL/10.2105/AJPH.76.1.14]]
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American Thoracic Society, CDC.  Treatment of tuberculosis and tuberculosis infection in adults and children . Am Rev Respir Dis 1986;134:355-63.
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The less than or equal to 1 ug/m3 PCBs in air is the NIOSH-recommended exposure limit (1), and less than or equal to 0.5 ug/100 cm2 on surfaces is the reoccupancy guideline for the New Mexico State Highway Department Building, Santa Fe, as developed in 1985 by the Governor's Expert Advisory Panel and accepted by the New Jersey Department of Health (2).


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