A study on the knowledge, beliefs and practices of patients diagnosed with tuberculosis in katutura, khomas region, Windhoek
作者: Esther KamenyeNdemupavali SumpiAgnes Van DykDaniel Ashipala
作者单位: 1University of Namibia. ekamenye@gmail.com
刊名: International Journal of Advanced Nursing Studies, 2016, Vol.5 (2), pp.157-162
来源数据库: Science Publishing Corporation
DOI: 10.14419/ijans.v5i2.6387
关键词: KnowledgeTuberculosisBeliefsPracticesPulmonary TuberculosisExtra Pulmonary Tuberculosis.
原始语种摘要: Tuberculosis is a preventable and curable disease. In spite of this, it is the main cause of human suffering and death through infection. A better understanding of TB patients’ knowledge, beliefs and practices regarding tuberculosis is important for the improvement of public health education on tuberculosis. Therefore, a study was conducted to explore and describe the knowledge, beliefs and practices of patients diagnosed with TB, in order to provide helpful data for the improvement of public health education regarding tuberculosis.An explorative, descriptive, contextual, and qualitative study design was conducted, using individual in-depth interviews to gather data from 60 tuberculosis patients in Katutura of the Khomas region. A quota sampling technique by age was used to select the...
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  • 理解 错误的
  • tuberculosis 肺结核
  • knowledge 知识
  • education 培养
  • study 学习
  • improvement 改良
  • regarding 涉及
  • provide 规定
  • erroneous 错误的
  • understanding 错误的
  • unhealthy 不健康的