Interpreting Mamelodi Community-Oriented Primary Care data on tuberculosis loss to follow-up through the lens of intersectionality
作者: Blandine B. IlungaOwen O. EalesTessa S. MarcusSelma SmithJannie F. Hugo
作者单位: 1Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, Tshwane
刊名: African Journal of Primary Health Care & Family Medicine, 2020, Vol.12 (1), pp.e1-e6
来源数据库: African Online Scientific Information System PTY Ltd
DOI: 10.4102/phcfm.v12i1.2081
关键词: Loss to Follow-UpTuberculosisSocial DeterminantsIntersectionalityCommunity Health WorkersCommunity-Oriented Primary CareEHealth
原始语种摘要: Background: Tuberculosis (TB) is a persistent major public health challenge in South Africa. This article examines the social determinants and demographic factors associated with TB loss to follow-up through the lens of intersectionality.Aim: The aim of this study was to describe and interpret the social determinants and demographic factors associated with TB patients lost to follow-up (LTFU).Setting: Mamelodi, an urban settlement in the South African District of Tshwane.Methods: AitaHealth™ is an Information and Communications Technology (ICT) mobile and web application that is used by community health workers. Data from patients with TB were extracted from the 64 319 households registered on AitaHealth™ over a 3-year period. Univariate and multivariate analyses were used to compare...
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关键词翻译
  • household 
  • through 经过
  • follow 
  • multivariate 多元
  • income 收入
  • social 群居的
  • importance 重要性
  • African 非洲的
  • demographic 人口统计的
  • approach