Skip to main content

Table 3 comprehensive knowledge on tuberculosis among TB patients attending at public health facilities in Gondar town, Northwest, Ethiopia, 2016

From: Factors associated with the length of delay with tuberculosis diagnosis and treatment among adult tuberculosis patients attending at public health facilities in Gondar town, Northwest, Ethiopia

Knowledge items Frequency Percent
Know the kind of disease they have
 Yes 293 99
Know tuberculosis is not hereditary
 Yes 108 36.5
Know tuberculosis is contagious
 Yes 290 98
Does tuberculosis curable
 Yes 283 95.6
Is tuberculosis vaccine preventable
 Yes 30 10.1
Know the duration of ant tuberculosis treatment
 Yes 253 85.5
Know TB prevention methods
 Yes 160 54.1