THE DISTRIBUTION OF TUBERCULOSIS PATIENTS AND ASSOCIATED SOCIO-ECONOMIC RISK FACTORS FOR TRANSMISSION OF TUBERCULOSIS DISEASE IN FAISALABAD CITY
作者: Muhammad Shafqaat Saba Jamil
刊名: ASIAN JOURNAL OF NATURAL & APPLIED SCIENCES, 2012, Vol.1 (1)
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关键词: Tuberculosis patternssocioeconomic factorsTB and poverty
原始语种摘要: This study describes the distribution of tuberculosis cases in the city of Faisalabad and the socio-economic status of TB patients. A sample size of 165 TB patients was selected and the data is collected through questionnaires. It was observed that the highest burden of tuberculosis disease has been found in Iqbal Town and Madina Town. More than 80% patients belong to age cohort 15-64 which is actually the most significant and productive demographically as well as economically and socially. Most of the TB patients being surveyed were found to be living in extreme poverty. There were 80% patients having their total family income of Rs.10,000 per month. To understand this situation internationally, we may say that, they have total family income of USD 110 per month from all the sources....
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  • income 收入
  • precautionary 预防的
  • economically 经济地
  • productive 生产的
  • poverty 贫穷
  • total 总和
  • tuberculosis 肺结核
  • extreme 极端的
  • illiterate 无知的
  • month