Mejora del comportamiento preventivo de la tuberculosis pulmonar y la educación sanitaria estructurada en el distrito de Bogor

Translated title of the contribution: Pulmonary tuberculosis prevention behavior improvement and structured-health education in Bogor regency

Verra Widhi Astuti, Astuti Yuni Nursasi, Sukihananto

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

Pulmonary Tuberculosis (pulmonary TB) is a common infectious disease in the world, including in Indonesia. It is very easily transmitted through sputum splashes. It encourages development of interventions in order to control the transmission of TB, such as structured health education. The aims of this study were to determine the effect of structured health education intervention on the prevention behavior of pulmonary TB in Bogor regency, Indonesia. This study used quasi-experimental design with pre- and post-test design, involving 82 adults age community member who were devided into intervention and control group. The study was conducted in districts with high TB prevalence selected by purposive sampling, while the research subject was selected using simple random sampling. The results showed that structured education significantly affects knowledge (p value = 0,000), attitude (p value = 0,000), and skill prevention of pulmonary TB transmission (p value = 0,000). Structured health could applied as an alternative choice of community nursing interventions that can be given to people at risk of pulmonary TB.

Translated title of the contributionPulmonary tuberculosis prevention behavior improvement and structured-health education in Bogor regency
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)285-302
Number of pages18
JournalEnfermeria Global
Volume18
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2019

Keywords

  • Educación estructurada en salud
  • Intervención de enfermería
  • Nursing intervention
  • Prevención de la transmisión
  • Prevention of transmission
  • Pulmonary TB
  • Structured health education
  • Tuberculosis pulmonar

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Pulmonary tuberculosis prevention behavior improvement and structured-health education in Bogor regency'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this