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Table 2 Characteristics of HCWs with TST conversion at T2

From: Post-exposure rate of tuberculosis infection among health care workers measured with tuberculin skin test conversion after unprotected exposure to patients with pulmonary tuberculosis: 6-year experience in an Italian teaching hospital

Occupation Year of birth BCG vaccination status (year vaccination) Year of contact with TB patient Ward Year of hiring
Nurse 1965 Yes (1997) 2006 medicine 1997
Nurse 1972 Yes (1994) 2012 ICU 1997
Nurse 1092 Yes (1990) 2011 ICU 1994
Physician 1978 no 2011 ICU 2011
Nurse 1957 no 2009 medicine 2006
Nurse 1973 Yes (2002) 2008 ICU 2011
Nurse 1964 Yes (1980) 2009 medicine 1990
Physician 1956 Yes (1976) 2009 medicine 1990
Nurse 1955 no 2012 surgery 1982