01Mar 2019


  • General surgery department, Zagazig University.
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Health is not only determined by biological factor but also by both cultural and social environment. So the social determinants are very important factor of health. The social determinants of health are the conditions in which people are ?born, grow, live, work, age,? and which shape their health status.The main objective of this study wasto know the affecting factors and social determinant factors of health seeking behaviour in the study area and to know the people?s perception regarding health and disease. The researcher used such as interview schedule (face to face interview technique using semi structure questions), case study. In this study the researcher has used the survey method for selection of the respondent. The finding reveals that folk tradition and culture mostly close to the health seeking behaviour of the people. Cultural influence was major factor of health among the people. Culture shapes the people what to do, where to go etc. regarding the illness treatment. Therefore, in the process of health seeking behaviour the people influence from the factor of geography, availability, education, income, poverty, gender disparity, social support and network, we feelings, interaction, taking of decision, social ties, share of information, emotion, togetherness of activity and integration of this whole activity etc.

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[Hassan A. Saad, Ahmed M. El Teliti and Abdelwahab S. Almoregy and Ibrahim A. Heggy. (2019); MINIMAL INVASIVE RADIOFREQUENCY ABLATION GUIDED BY ULTRASOUND VERSUS SURGICAL EXCISION IN TREATMENT OF BREAST FIBROADENOMAS. Int. J. of Adv. Res. 7 (3). 110-114] (ISSN 2320-5407). www.journalijar.com

Ahmed M. El Teliti


Article DOI: 10.21474/IJAR01/8607       DOI URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.21474/IJAR01/8607

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