Religious Leader’s Support toward Individual at Risk ofHIV/AIDS to Attend Voluntary Counselling and Testing Service

Kesmas: National Public Health Journal

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Title Religious Leader’s Support toward Individual at Risk ofHIV/AIDS to Attend Voluntary Counselling and Testing Service
 
Creator Manurung, Imelda Februati Ester
Wahyuni, Chatarina Umbul
Probandari, Ari
 
Subject religious leader’s support, voluntary counseling and testing
 
Description Religious leader is a figure who is believed to have the gift of healing. A person with illness will follow any advice the religious leader gives for his/her recovery.Based on the phenomenon, religious leader is a potential local figure to give support for individuals at risk of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) andacquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS). This study aimed to determine factors related to religious leader’s support toward individuals at risk of HIV andAIDS to attend voluntary counselling and testing (VCT) service. This study was an observational analytical with cross-sectional design. The population of thisstudy was religious leader in Kupang City. The sample size was 70 people selected through random sampling technique. The data were collected using questionnaire and analyzed using chi-square and multiple logistic regression test. Factors significantly related to the religious leaders supports’ for individuals atrisk of HIV and AIDS to get VCT were knowledge (OR = 9.01; 95% CI = 1.73 - 47.07), servant leadership (OR = 11.67; 95% CI = 2.44 - 55.84, trust (OR =11.55; 95% CI = 2.35 - 56.70) and perception (OR = 6.12; 95% CI = 1.26 - 29.71). Social capital had no significant effect on the religious leader support’s (OR= 1.06; 95% CI = 0.22 - 5.12). It is necessary to improve religious leader’s knowledge of HIV and AIDS.
 
Publisher Faculty of Public Health Universitas Indonesia
 
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Date 2020-05-01
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
Peer-reviewed Article
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier http://journal.fkm.ui.ac.id/kesmas/article/view/3057
10.21109/kesmas.v15i2.3057
 
Source Kesmas: National Public Health Journal; Vol 15, No 2 (2020): Volume 15, Issue 2, May 2020
Jurnal Kesehatan Masyarakat Nasional; Vol 15, No 2 (2020): Volume 15, Issue 2, May 2020
2460-0601
1907-7505
10.21109/kesmas.v15i2
 
Language eng
 
Relation http://journal.fkm.ui.ac.id/kesmas/article/view/3057/968
http://journal.fkm.ui.ac.id/kesmas/article/downloadSuppFile/3057/1374
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2020 Kesmas: National Public Health Journal
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0
 

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