Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) technical guidance by WHO RCCE action plan: COVID-19 preparedness - Page 10
Observer takes notes of
ANSWERS here. Or using
recording of the focus group
records answers in detailed
How dangerous do you think the new coronavirus is?
(Depending on responses, facilitator probes the participants'
responses for why they rate the disease as they do.)
Do you think you are at risk of getting sick with the new coronavirus?
(Facilitator solicits responses and asks: Why or why not?)
Do you know how the coronavirus is spread?
(Depending upon responses, the facilitator prompts for other
responses, probing for any of the below:)
Droplets from infected people
Direct contact with infected people.
Touching contaminated objects/surfaces
Sexual intercourse contact
Contact with contaminated animals
Eating contamined food
Drinking unclean water
What are the main symptoms?
(Depending upon answers, the facilitator probes for other
Shortness of breath and breathing difficulties
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