COVID-19 PANDEMIC: KNOWLEDGE, ATTITUDE AND PRACTICES
CEBU DOCTOR’S COLLEGE OF REHABILITATIVE SCIENCES
WHAT IS A KAP STUDY?
KAP study measures the Knowledge, Attitude and Practices of a community or group of respondents KAP studies serve as an educational diagnosis of the community Tells us what individuals know about certain things, how they feel and how they behave.
WHY ARE KAP STUDIES IMPORTANT?
PROVIDING BASELINE INFORMATION TO DETERMINE THE INTERVENTIONS THAT MAY BE VITAL TO CHANGE MISCONCEPTIONS 2 CAN HELP THE PROCESS ON HOW TO CONTAIN THE SPREAD OF DISEASES 3 CAN HELP LEADERS AND OFFICIALS IN TAILORING EDUCATIONAL INTERVENTIONS FOR STUDENTS AND OTHER INDIVIDUALS 4 CAN HELP IDENTIFY KNOWLEDGE GAPS, CULTURAL BELIEFS AND BEHAVIOURAL PATTERNS 1
Social Media updates Government announcements and protocols Reliable sources like WHO, CDC and DOH News and Broadcasting sites
BE INFORMED ABOUT COVID-19 PANDEMIC USING....
Community and Barangay announcements
Recent and up to date information
KNOWLEDGE TOWARDS COVID-19 PANDEMIC
Risk Groups Transmission and Prevention Signs and Symptoms 1 2 3 4 Etiology
ATTITUDE TOWARDS COVID-19 PANDEMIC
Individuals should be cautious Individuals should also be knowledgeable about the COVID-19 pandemic Individuals should be receptive about the information regarding the COVID-19 pandemic Attitude plays a vital role in determining the readiness to accept behavioral change
Individuals prevention efforts and compliance Individuals should maintain clean and healthy lifestyle Adherence to the governments preventive protocols Determine the societal readiness to comply with protocols Individuals should be knowledgeable and have a positive attitude 1 2 3 4
PRACTICE TOWARDS COVID-19 PANDEMIC
PRACTICES TOWARDS COVID-19 PANDEMIC
Mercury is the closest planet MERCURY I s very cold and It's full of iron MARS The Moon is a natural satellite MOON Venus has a beautiful name VENUS 4 1 2 3 5 An individuals prevention efforts and compliance