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Table 2 Knowledge levels of participants in the AFP surveillance for Mwenezi district, 2018

From: Evaluation of the acute flaccid paralysis (AFP) surveillance system in Mwenezi district, Masvingo, 2018: a descriptive study

Knowledge Frequency n = 87 Percentage
General knowledge
 Poor 5 6
 Fair 35 40
 Good 45 52
 Very good 2 2
Knew the abbreviation AFP in EPI surveillance 84 95
Aware of the specimen used for diagnosis 66 76
Knowledge of targeted age group monitored 39 55
Knowledge of the cold chain 77 89
Awareness of the 60 days follow up after an AFP case 5 6