Mid-level managers of the National Leprosy Elimination Programme, India were assessed regarding their ability to turn routine data received from primary units into tools for management, analysis and decision making.
Sixty-two managers (25 District leprosy, officers, 37 Medical officers) were administered a questinnaire containing 20 questions on calculations of rates, ratios, proportions, percentages as well as construction and interpretation of graphs.
It was found that 11% of the study subjects scored very poor, 48% scored poor, 35% scored good and only 5% of the managers scored very good.
Among the district leprosy officers, 8%, 40%, 48% and 4% were rated as performing very poor, poor, good and very good, respectively.
Among the medical officers, the corresponding figures were 14%, 54%, 27% and 5%.
Mots-clés Pascal : Programme sanitaire, Lutte sanitaire, Lèpre, Mycobactériose, Bactériose, Infection, Evaluation, Personnel, Connaissance, Interprétation information, Questionnaire, Inde, Asie, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Sanitary program, Sanitary control, Leprosy, Mycobacterial infection, Bacteriosis, Infection, Evaluation, Personnel, Knowledge, Information interpretation, Questionnaire, India, Asia, Human
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 98-0101091
Code Inist : 002B30A01A2. Création : 22/06/1998.