Hubungan Faktor Lingkungan Fisik Dengan Kejadian Filariasis Di Indonesia

Santoso Santoso
Journal article Indonesian Journal of Health Ecology • September 2014 Indonesia

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Filariasis is still a public health problem in Indonesia. Over 10 years (2000-2009) the spread of filariasis inIndonesia are increasing in all over Indonesia. The numbers of clinical cases found were 6,233 cases in 2000 and increased in 2009 to 11,914 cases scattered throughout 33 provinces. Some factors that led to thehigher number of filariasis cases in Indonesia were poor sanitation and limited access to health carefacilities. The data for this analysis was derived from Basic Health Research 2007. The results showedthere were statistically significant relationship between the characteristics of respondents, the type andcondition of the waste water reservoirs, sewerage conditions, the presence of medium and large livestock, classification of areas and the incidence of filariasis.




Indonesian Journal of Health Ecology

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