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Table 1 Principal stakeholders, activities, and individual behaviors involved in household TB contact investigation

From: Identifying barriers to and facilitators of tuberculosis contact investigation in Kampala, Uganda: a behavioral approach

Stakeholders Activities   
  Arrange household visits Visit households to screen contacts Evaluate contacts in clinics
Clinic-staff Identify index patients   Evaluate referred contacts
Educate index patients Perform diagnostic testing
Obtain list of household contacts Prescribe treatment
Lay health workers (LHWs) Schedule a time for the visit Educate household contacts  
Obtain directions to the household Interview household contacts
Refer eligible contacts to clinic
Index patient Consent or not to household visit   
Provide directions to the household
Household contacts   Consent to screening Visit clinic after being referred
Accept or not accept TB education
Answer TB screening questions