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Table 1 Indicators of podoconiosis stigma in three domains

From: Development of a scale to measure stigma related to podoconiosis in Southern Ethiopia

Domain 1: Interpersonal interactions (domestic life, family/neighbourhood relationships) Domain 2: Major life areas Domain 3: Community, social and civic life
  • Buying items at market   • Employment   • Leadership and decision making
  • Eating/living separately   • Marriage   • Participation in community affairs, public events and social organisations
  • Interactions with family, friends, neighbours and health professionals  
  • Isolation from others
  • Shame/embarrassment