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Table 2 Summary of Questions for Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices towards Pandemic COVID-19. Percentages represent the correct answers

From: A cross-sectional survey of knowledge, attitude and practice (KAP) towards COVID-19 pandemic among the Syrian residents

Q1.The main clinical symptoms of COVID-19 are fever, fatigue, dry cough, and myalgia (85.1%)
Q2. Symptoms of COVID-19 are similar to the common symptoms of flu (55.2%)
Q3. COVID-19 infection causes severe symptoms in all patients (22.7%)
Q4. Persons with COVID-2019 can infect the virus to others when a fever is not present (56.2%)
Q5. COVID-19 infection causes serious disease (44.6%)
Q6. Although there is no proven cure for Corona disease, the available treatments lead to recovery (35.3%)
A1. Do you think school closure is an effective way of preventing the spread of the disease? (91.5%)
A2. Do you think curfew is an effective way of preventing the spread of the disease? (78.2%)
A3. Do you think that COVID-19 will spread widely in Syria? (15.4%)
A4. Do you think that COVID-19 will be successfully controlled? (60.1%)
Practices during quarantine
Avoidance behavior
P1. Avoid crowded places (92.5%)
P2. Avoid travel by taxi (80%)
P3. Avoid shaking hands (82%)
Personal Habits Practice
P4. Practice better hygiene than before (90.8%)
P5. Use disinfectants (ethanol) (73.5%)
P6. Wear facemasks (27.9%)
P7. Wash hands more often (95.8%)
P8. Have a balanced diet (47.9%)