PENGETAHUAN SIKAP DAN PERILAKU PENDERITA TB PARU DI KABUPATEN TANGERANG

Helper Sahat P Manalu

PENGETAHUAN SIKAP DAN PERILAKU PENDERITA TB PARU DI KABUPATEN TANGERANG

Abstract


Tuberculosis remains a public health problem in Indonesia. In 1995 the Indonesian government
had implemented DOTS strategy already. In the implementation, the success of this treatment experience
still have an obstacles whick do not provide maximum results. This paper is part of the study of social
factors that affect the compliance treatment behavior among TB patients. The data collection of this study
is using in-depth interviews to TB patients whick purposively selected through in-depth interview guide.
The results showed that their knowledge is not good, so the patients still have less attitude. The treatmentseeking
behavior isquite good, while the behavior of disease transmission and prevention are prevention are
still law. The community said that they never heard had the education TB. It is means the promotive of
TB throngh health education has not maximally yet. Existence of village midwives empowerment are
expected to control activities of drug medication of patient.
Keywords: KAB, pulmonary Tb

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