Analisis Faktor-Faktor Yang Mempengaruhi Praktik Pengawas Menelan Obat (PMO) Dalam Pengawasan Penderita Tuberkulosis Paru Di Kota Semarang
Mathod : The type of this research is Explanatory Research that is explaining relation between independent variable and dependent variable through examination of hypothesizing using cross sectional method. Data analysis with Chi-Square statistical test and Logistics Regression. Research population is drugs swallowing control (PMO) of lung tuberculosis patients with positif BTA, counted 254 with 70 people of sample.
Result : The result of research show there is a relation between knowledge and attitude (p=0,000), knowledge and practice (p=0,012) , attitude and practice (p=0,001). There is no significant relation between PMO characteristic (age, level of education, work, family status, income, training, duty periode) and PMO practice lung tuberculosis patients.
Using Forward Stepwise (Conditional) method the result can be obtained that all independent variable if tested together using logistic regression method yielding one variable show the influence to exploiting of PMO practice : Attitude (p=0,014). The most dominant variable in giving influence to PMO practice is Attitude. One of the variable with
good attitude category hence possibility exploit practice obtained equal 99,93%.
Keywords : Lung Tuberculosis, knowledge, attitude, and practice PMO