The Effectiveness Between Warm Compress And Effleurage Technique Against Dysmenorrhoea

Nia, NRD and Nurnaningsih, NN and Rizka, RHP (2012) The Effectiveness Between Warm Compress And Effleurage Technique Against Dysmenorrhoea. In: 3rd INC, 21-22 MArch 2012, Bandung.

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    Abstract

    Background Dysmenorrhoea is a very painful menstruation, without any abnormality on pelvis. Several theories suggest dysmenorrhoea can be overcome using the application of warm compress or effleurage technique. The Objective of this research is to identify the effectiveness between warm compress and effleurage technique in the reduction of dysmenorrhoea. Method Pre experimental design was conducted to 15 female student of which received warm compress and 15 female student of which received effleurage technique. Samples were recruited using random sampling. Data were collected using questionnaire. A Paired Sample T-test and Independent Sample T-test was used to examine the difference between the two groups. Result findings There is no significant differences between warm compress and effleurage technique in the reduction of dysmenorrhoea intensity (p = 0,310). Both intervention group had significant to reduced dysmenorrhoea intensity (p = 0,00). Conclusion Warm compress and effleurage technique can be equally used to reduced dysmenorrhoea intensity.

    Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Speech)
    Subjects: R Medicine > RT Nursing
    Divisions: Faculty of Medicine > Department of Nursing
    Depositing User: S.Kp. M.Kep., SpMat. Nia Risa Dewi
    Date Deposited: 27 Nov 2012 18:13
    Last Modified: 27 Nov 2012 18:13
    URI: http://eprints.unsri.ac.id/id/eprint/1457

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