Analysis of health education on tuberculosis prevention and treatment among residents of Jilin Province
MA Jian-jun;YUAN Yan-li;ZHANG Tie-juan;XU Chang-xi;DAI Xiao-xin;YU Bao-zhu;YANG fan;Jilin Provincial Tuberculosis Prevention and Treatment Institute;
Objective To understand acceptance of health education from residents of Jilin province and to provide scientific evidence for tuberculosis health education strategies. Methods By random sampling,6 counties in Jilin province were selected to conduct questionnaire survey. Results 84. 7% residents received health education and health education ways were mainly from television( 69. 4%),followed by leaflets,brochures,posters( 54. 2%) and radio( 47. 1%),etc. A text- based promotional material was the material type( 55. 2%) which residents would like to accept the most. "In Baidu or Google search"( 37. 1%) was the main way in which residents consult via internet. The "text + image"( 53. 8%) ways was accepted to learn knowledge on tuberculosis. Conclusion Practical ways in which residents of Jilin province have access to health education are similar to the desired ways. Health education on TB from doctors need to be focused on and the work of new media propaganda should be strengthened for the innovation of health education.