KARAKTERISTIK PASIEN YANG MENDAPAT TERAPI ANTI TUBERKULOSIS PADA PENDERITA TUBERKULOSIS PASIEN RAWAT JALAN DI PUSKESMAS PEKAUMAN KOTA BANJARMASIN
One of the main causes of death caused by infection was tuberculosis. Tuberculosis was an infectious disease caused by acid resistant bacteria or Mycobacterium tuberculosis. At the Pekauman Health Center in Banjarmasin City, there were 101 patients with a population of 61,643 in 2017. And there are 27 new TB cases from January 2018 to June 2018. Twenty of them can be sampled in this research. This research aimed to determine the characteristics of patients with anti-tuberculosis drugs (OAT) and the description of medication adherence in patients with tuberculosis outpatients at the Pekauman Health Center. This research used nonanalytic descriptive observational method, with observational study design. The type of primary data was collected using interviews with structured questionnaires and secondary data from health centers in the form of patient medical record data using a cross sectional approach with qualitative data collection or non-numerical data. Based on the results of the research, it was found that the characteristics of patients with the majority of the age of 15-49 years were 13 people (65%), the more gender was men by 12 people (60%), the more family history who did not have a family history, namely amounting to 14 people (70%), more education namely elementary school of 11 people (55%), and for the work of more patients who do not work, 11 people (55%).
Keywords : Tuberculosis,Characteristic ,Deskriptive