Level of Knowledge of Menstruation in Supporting Elementary Students Preparation For Menarche

Jurnal Kesehatan Masyarakat Andalas ( Andalas Journal of Public Health)

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Title Level of Knowledge of Menstruation in Supporting Elementary Students Preparation For Menarche
 
Creator Nurmawati, Ida
Erawantini, Feby
 
Description Nowadays, the first menstrual period in adolescent occurs faster with a lack of their preparation for menarche. This condition make them respond negatively to the menarche by experiencing mixed emotions; fears, shocked, sad, disappointed, embarrassed, worried, and confused. The result of SDKI in 2012 suggested that adolescents need to be provided with sufficient information before their first menstruation. Thus, this research purposes to determine the relationship of knowledge level of elementary school adolescent girls about menstruation and their preparation for menarche. It is an observational study using cross sectional approach. The population of this research is 37 female students of the six graders in SDN Tegalgede 01 Jember Regency who also as the research sample taken by saturated sampling technique. The data is analyzed using Rank Spearman test. The bivariate analysis is done by applying crosstabulation that students with good preparation are found more on students with good knowledge (82,4%) than students with less knowledge (30%). There is a relationship between the students’ level of knowledge about menstruation and their preparation for menarche (p value = 0,026). Based on r = 0,367, there is a passive relationship between the level of knowledge with menarche.
 
Publisher Faculty of Public Health, Andalas University
 
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Date 2018-06-25
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion


 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier http://jurnal.fkm.unand.ac.id/index.php/jkma/article/view/270
10.24893/jkma.v12i1.270
 
Source Jurnal Kesehatan Masyarakat Andalas; Vol 12, No 1 (2017): Jurnal Kesehatan Masyarakat Andalas; 10-15
Jurnal Kesehatan Masyarakat Andalas; Vol 12, No 1 (2017): Jurnal Kesehatan Masyarakat Andalas; 10-15
2442-6725
1978-3833
10.24893/jkma.v12i1
 
Language eng
 
Relation http://jurnal.fkm.unand.ac.id/index.php/jkma/article/view/270/230
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2018 Jurnal Kesehatan Masyarakat Andalas
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0
 

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