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KOEFISIEN KESEPAKATAN PEMERIKSAAN SEDIAAN DAHAK PENDERITA TB PARU DI JAWA TIMUR, TAHUN 2004

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Buletin Penelitian Sistem Kesehatan
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Abstract

Pulmonary TB diagnosis in adult (> = 15 years old) used sputum examination to identify M. tuberculosis. The results of the examination depend on quality of the sputum and quality of the resources (microscope, reagents and the laborant). Quality control of the result of the sputum examination used cross check activity between the result of the sputum examination in Public Health Center (Puskesmas) or hospital and the referral laboratory. The alternative method to asses the quality of the result of the examination was assessment of the reability. The objective of the study was to asses the reability the result of the sputum examination in the pulmonary tuberculosis control program in East Java Province.This was a descriptive study with secondary data. The data was been taken from the crosscheck activity were been reported from referral laboratory in six district and one pulmonary tuberculosis hospital to East Java Provincial Health Office from January to April 2004. The numbers of the slides were 2.090. Assessments of the reability used inter observer agreement with Kappa Cohen coefficient (K).Total error rate was 2.39%. The smallest error was the result examination in Trenggalek district and the biggest was the Banyuwangi district inter observer agreement was very god (K=0.92). Inter observer agreement between laboratory of the pulmonary tuberculosis hospital and the referral laboratory was poor (K=0.46). But, inter observer agreement in Trenggalek district was very good (K=093). Key words: tuberculosis

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