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Ansari, M. S., Khayyam, K. U., Sharma, M., & Alam, S. (2013). The Contribution of Disease and Drug Related Factors to Non-Compliance with Directly Observed Treatment Short Course Among Tuberculosis Patients. African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, 7, 2466-2473.

has been cited by the following article:

  • TITLE: Sickrole Compliance and Sickrole Deviance among Tuberculosis Patients on Treatment in Kanyama, a Zambian Shanty Compound

    AUTHORS: Jason Mwanza

    KEYWORDS: Sickrole, Deviance, Compliance, Adherence, Tuberculosis, Kanyama

    JOURNAL NAME: Advances in Applied Sociology, Vol.6 No.1, January 19, 2016

    ABSTRACT: Background: Kanyama compound has had a DOTS community based programme since 2012 where TB supporters in the community have been fostering the DOTS programme. Prior to this study, research had not been done using Parsonian sickrole behaviour concept to determine the pattern of deviance especially the sickrole behavioural responses on the part of people who were on TB treatment. Methods: This was an exploratory study and the study sample was drawn from a large mixed methods study (quan + QUAL) comprising of 457 men and women ≥15 years. Enrolees were disproportionately sampled using systematic sampling from a population of 1126 men and women who were on multi drug therapy over a two-year period. Categorical and numeric data from the tool was cleaned and analyzed by using SPSS version 21 (Inc., Chicago, USA). Statistical analysis was done using Pearson’s Chi square test and ANOVA. A p value of p p