Gambaran Status Gizi Dan Tingkat Konsumsi Energi Protein Pada Penderita Tuberkulosis Paru Di Puskesmas Medan Johor
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Tuberculosis is an infection disease caised by Mycobacterium Tuberculosis that the majority attacks the lung. Pulmonary tuberculosis is not only problems in Indonesia but also around the world. The aim of the study is to recognize the knowledge, energy and protein consumption level, medication adherence, cigarette consumtion, and nutrition status of patients who are healing factor. The research design is descriptive with cross sectional approach in 58 patients with pulmonary tuberculosis in Medan Johor Health Center taken as a whole (total sampling). Primary data was collected using a questionnaire consisting of : patient characteristics, energy and protein intake of patients, the nutritional status of the patient. Secondary data is data of pulmonary tuberculosis patients were obtained from the holders of record keeping and reporting of pulmonary tuberculosis program in Medan Johor health centers and health and data of general overview Medan Johor health centers. Analysis of the data used in this study using descriptive analysis, the analisis used to describe the variables studied. Results of statistical analysis showed patients with pulmonary tuberculosis were most the nutritional status of most of the normal category (51,7%), good levels of energy consumtion (41,4%) and the level of protein intake is also good (46,6%), knowledgeable (44,8%), medication adherence is already weel (96,6%), and patients who still smoked (25,9%). It is recommended to people to pay attention to the food consumed, especially high protein foods that can be enchanced nutritional status and pulmonary tuberculosis at the health center in order to Medan Johor counseling efforts or providing information about the signs, symptoms and the things that hinder the healing of pulmonary tuberculosis either to the patients as well as to people who are around the patient.