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Barriers experienced by caregivers to access treatment of clubfeet patients at CRP

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dc.contributor.author Amitav, Kumar
dc.date.accessioned 2018-10-21T08:45:32Z
dc.date.available 2018-10-21T08:45:32Z
dc.date.issued 2017-02-16
dc.identifier.citation Includes bibliographical references (page 49-54) en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/304
dc.description This dissertation is submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy, 2018-02-18 en_US
dc.description.abstract Purpose: The purpose of the study is to identify barriers experienced by caregiver of clubfeet patient to accesses treatment at CRP . Objectives: The objectives are to identify the barriers of clubfeet patient’s caregiver at CRP . To find out the main problem which hinders the accessibility to treatment of clubfeet. . patient who are getting service from CRP Mirpur and Savar ponseti clinic treatment and its actual reason, which may cause severe disability as a consequence. during clubfoot treatment.. Methodology: The study was conducted at the Outpatient department of CRP. The study utilized qualitative descriptive survey. 12 participants were my sample. A structured, self-administered, closed ended questionnaire was used to collect data.. Those results indicated that all parents understood their role in the treatment of clubfoot during the plaster-casting phase and 74% of parents understood the consequences of not following the treatment regimen. Sixty seven percent of parents indicated that they did not know about clubfoot and its treatment before their child was diagnosed. Sixty-seven percent of parents indicated that they had poor communication with the clinicians; and 64% of the parents indicated that the clinicians did not give them a chance to talk about their problems. The factors that affected parents attending regular treatment appointments included: (i) high transport costs; (ii) lengthy travelling distance; (iii) poor social/family support; and (iv) poor communication between the parent and the clinician. Conclusion: This study comprehends about the experienced barriers experienced by caregivers of clubfeet to accesses treatment . So, identification of these barriers will help to give emphasize on designing the overcoming strategy of those challenges. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher (Bangladesh Health Professions Institute, Faculty of Medicine, the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh:, 2017-02-16) en_US
dc.subject Clubfoot en_US
dc.subject Disability in childhood en_US
dc.subject Psychological en_US
dc.subject Physical disability en_US
dc.title Barriers experienced by caregivers to access treatment of clubfeet patients at CRP en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US

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