A Study of Sociodemographic Profile, Awareness and Knowledge about Tuberculosis in Patients of Tuberculosis at Dots Centre
作者: P SivakumarAnil AhujaT Venkatachalam
作者单位: 1Dept of Pharmacy practice, Nehru College of pharmacy, Pampady, Kerala and Sunrise University, Alwar, Rajasthan. sivampharm5@gmail.com
刊名: Current Research in Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2018, pp.258-262
来源数据库: Empro Publications
原始语种摘要: Introduction: Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease caused by Mycobacterium Tuberculosis, is the second leading infectious cause of death in world. The study was carried out in the DOTS centre in Coimbatore region.Material and Methods: It was a cross – sectional observational, descriptive epidemiological study. This study was a humble effort to throw light on sociodemographic profile, knowledge and awareness regarding TB among patients with TB. Results and Discussion: A total of 300 patients were included in the study. Majority of the cases (31.66%) belongs to the age groups of 21-40 years. Out of 300 patients, 223 (74.33%) of patients had aware on the aetiology of tuberculosis. Most of the patients 210 (70.00%) were aware of fact that Tuberculosis could be transmitted from one...
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关键词翻译
关键词翻译
  • about 大约
  • awareness 意识
  • person 人称
  • humble 谦卑的
  • throw 纵距
  • descriptive 描述的
  • knowledge 知识
  • effort 努力
  • second 
  • another 别的