Twenty-four-hour recall, knowledge-attitude-practice questionnaires, and direct observations of sanitary practices: a comparative study.

@article{Stanton1987TwentyfourhourRK,
  title={Twenty-four-hour recall, knowledge-attitude-practice questionnaires, and direct observations of sanitary practices: a comparative study.},
  author={BonitaF. Stanton and John David Clemens and Khwaja M.S. Aziz and Moursheda Rahman},
  journal={Bulletin of the World Health Organization},
  year={1987},
  volume={65 2},
  pages={
          217-22
        }
}
Although responses to 24-hour recall and knowledge-attitude-practice questionnaires are commonly used in water-sanitation studies as surrogates for direct observation of behaviour, the validity of this approach is questionable. We therefore compared questionnaire data with those obtained by direct observation of practices related to water storage, handwashing, and defecation among 247 families in urban Dhaka, Bangladesh. Analysis of the results indicates that accord between the replies to the… CONTINUE READING

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