The research is being implemented by SE “Center of Social Expertises named after Y. Saenko” on request of the Ukrainian Center for Public Health Ministry of Health of Ukraine.
Manager: Trofymenko O.V.
Implementation period: 09.2018 – 06.2019
The purpose of the study is to identify the factors contributing to the spread of TB among the rural population, to describe the prevention methods used in the villages, and to identify the most suitable and effective methods for early diagnosis of TB among people living in villages.
Objectives of the study:
The design of the study was combined, and was based on qualitative and quantitative research methods, and work with both primary and secondary information.
Methods of research: epidemiological, statistical, document analysis, in-depth interviews.
Object of study:
Geography of the research: Kherson region., Chernigiv region., Kharkiv region., Chernivtsi region.
Study sample: 800 medical forms, 10 in-depth interviews with experts (national level), 24 in-depth interviews with medical staff (regional level).
Study sample: 110 in-depth interviews with target groups, 800 standardized interviews with patients.