Indonesian Journal for Health Sciences
Vol 1, No 1 (2017): March

Perbedaan Pengetahuan Tehnik Menyusui Sebelum dan Sesudah Penyuluhan

Faridah, Siti (Unknown)



Article Info

Publish Date
31 Mar 2017

Abstract

Maternal knowledge related the right technique of breastfeeding is the step to achieve exclusive breastfeeding successfully. The right knowledge will lead to good breastfeeding technique. This study aimed to determinate the differences in knowledge related the right technique of breastfeeding before and after counseling. The method of this study was descriptive, by 24 samples of breastfeeding mothers with accidental sampling technique. Data was analyzed by Wilcoxon test data analysis. Results of this study showed that before counseling there was < 50% breastfeeding mothers had good knowledge related the right technique of breastfeeding, and after counseling, there was 58,33%. There were significant differences in knowledge about exclusive breastfeeding before and after counseling. And there were significant differences related the right technique of breastfeeding, before and after counseling. Mothers are expected to actively seek for the information in order to avoid problems during breastfeeding.

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Journal Info

Abbrev

IJHS

Publisher

Subject

Health Professions

Description

Indonesian Journal for Health Sciences is a peer-reviewed journal that provides for rapid publication of full-length research papers, describing of new finding or theory in health sciences. The journal publishes articles that report novel findings of health in the areas of nursing, midwifery, public ...