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ERIC Number: EJ1079153
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015
Pages: 6
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 8
ISSN: ISSN-2222-1735
The Knowledge of Third Trimester Pregnant Women about Postpartum and Newborn Infants Care
Rahayuningsih, Faizah Betty
Journal of Education and Practice, v6 n21 p101-105 2015
Introduction: Postpartum period is a transition period but it is being neglected aspect from women health care. Mother's knowledge and education before childbirth is important to be prepared for postpartum. Misinformation about traditions/customs in society are considered irrational, causing confusion in puerperal women, especially for mothers who having their first birth (pirimipara). Method: Analytical observational study, using cross-sectional design. The research conducted in the area of Miri Health Centers, Sragen Regency in December 2012. Result: Mother's age significantly associated with maternal knowledge (p = 0,002). Long marriage was significantly associated with maternal knowledge (p = 0,002). In high knowledge category was 25 pregnant women (83,3%) and moderate knowledge was 5 pregnant women (16,7%).
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Indonesia