Pulmonary Medicine / 2012 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Patient’s Knowledge and Attitude towards Tuberculosis in an Urban Setting

Table 4

knowledge on ways of transmission of disease (TB).

Knowledge on transmission of diseaseMale%
( )
Female%
( )
Total%
( )

Do not know18.428.222.9
Through sneezing/cough57.154.556.0
Smoking8.91.05.4
Dust4.93.44.2
Unhygienic condition2.93.43.1
Familial1.92.62.2
Through cold1.92.62.2
Handshake with TB patients2.11.61.8
Irregular diet.61.0.9
Eating from the same plate.21.0.6

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