Geriatric Nursing. 17(1):27-32, JANUARY-FEBRUARY 1996 Issn Print: 0197-4572 Publication Date: January-February 1996 Print Tuberculosis and the Elderly Living in Long-Term Care Facilities: Living circumstances such as those in LTC facilities and characteristics of some residents increase the risk of infection. MARGARET HOPKINS;LOIS SCHOENER; + Author Information MARGARET LEAHY HOPKINS, MS, RN, and LOIS SCHOENER, MS, RN, are assistant professors at Elmira College in Elmira, New York. GERIATR NURS 1996;17:27-32. Checking for direct PDF access through Ovid Abstract Abstract unavailable for this article.