Biometrika dan Kependudukan
Vol 3, No 1 (2014): Jurnal Biometrika dan Kependudukan

Hubungan Status Kesehatan Neonatal Dengan Kematian Bayi

Rini, Dwi Setyo ( Fakultas Kesehatan Masyarakat, Universitas Airlangga ) , Puspitasari, Nunik ( Fakultas Kesehatan Masyarakat, Universitas Airlangga )

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24 Feb 2015


ABSTRACTInfant mortality is the death that happens after the live birth until the age at less one year. Some neonatal health status are factors that affect infant mortality. The general objective of this research to analyze neonatal health status that associated with infant mortality in the Sumberasih health center, Sumberasih subdistrict, Probolinggo, East Java, Indonesia. This study was non-reactive study which analyzed secondary data. This study used case control design. The number of case samples were 21 infants and control samples were 84 infants. Data was analyzed by Fishers Exact test. The result showed that was a significant correlation between some neonatal health status and infant mortality. Neonatal health status included birth weight (p = 0.000; phi coefficient = 0.503; OR = 13.542), gestational age (p = 0.001; phi coefficient = 0.345; OR = 6.033), apgar score (p = 0.001; phi coefficient = 0.398), abnormalities for infants (p = 0.000; phi coefficient = 0.535) and disease for infants (p = 0.000; phi coefficient = 0.718). The conclusion that could be concluded was some neonatal health status that related to infant mortality. Counseling about infant mortality risk factors and signs of newborn health were very important for childbearing age women and pregnant women to prevent infant mortality.Keywords : infant mortality, birth weight, gestational age, apgar score, abnormalities for infants, disease for  infants   

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