The Relationship Between Family Support and Quality of Life Improvement of Patients with Diabetes Mellitus in Semarang

Jurnal Ners

View Publication Info
 
 
Field Value
 
Title The Relationship Between Family Support and Quality of Life Improvement of Patients with Diabetes Mellitus in Semarang
 
Creator Luthfa, Iskim
Aspihan, Moch
Lathif, Muhammad Rifqi
 
Subject quality of life; diabetes mellitus; good support
 
Description Introduction: Diabetes mellitus (DM) is known as the silent killer, where sufferers often do not realize its signs and symptoms and are frequently diagnosed during another health complication. To maintain quality of life, the family is required to provide support, therefore, this study aims to determine the relationship between family and the patient through observational analytic research.Methods: 120 people with DM make up the research sample using an accidental sampling technique, and data analysis was carried out using the Spearman rank test. The results found that 62 respondents (51.7%) agreed to their families providing good support, and 102 (85%) were satisfied with their quality of life.Results: The Spearman test resulted in a P value of 0,000 and R of 0.334. This means the higher the support provided by the family, the greater the increase in quality of life.Conclusion: The suggestions proposed from this study is for health workers to advocate and encourage family in the planning management of DM sufferers in order to improve their quality of life.
 
Publisher Universitas Airlangga
 
Contributor
 
Date 2020-01-01
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion

 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier http://e-journal.unair.ac.id/JNERS/article/view/17175
10.20473/jn.v14i3.17175
 
Source Jurnal Ners; Vol 14, No 3 (2019): Special Issue; 327-330
2502-5791
1858-3598
 
Language eng
 
Relation http://e-journal.unair.ac.id/JNERS/article/view/17175/pdf
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2020 Jurnal Ners
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
 

Contact Us

The PKP Index is an initiative of the Public Knowledge Project.

For PKP Publishing Services please use the PKP|PS contact form.

For support with PKP software we encourage users to consult our wiki for documentation and search our support forums.

For any other correspondence feel free to contact us using the PKP contact form.

Find Us

Twitter

Copyright © 2015-2018 Simon Fraser University Library