The Correlation of Knowledge and Attitude of Pregnant Mother's in Tetanus Toxoid Immunization

Laily Prima Monica
Journal article Jurnal Ners dan Kebidanan • 2017 Indonesia

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TT immunization program of pregnant mother in Indonesia usually given twice, because it is not yet fully immunized (5 times). The fertile women existed today are the generation who have not undergone a complete immunization of Tetanus yet. The purpose of the study was to know the correlation of knowledge and the attitude of pregnant in completing TT immunization at BPM Sri Sulikah Gogodeso Village Kanigoro District Blitar Regency. This study used a corrective analytic with cross sectional approach. The population in this study was pregnant mothers at BPM Sri Sulikah Gogodeso Village of Blitar Regency. The sample was 17 respondents. This study used purposive sampling. The correlation test used Chi Square. The result of the research was mother knowledge was in good category as much as 6 respondents (35,3%), 11 respondents (64,7%) fair category, and the attitude of immunization tt implementation on pregnant mother have positive attitude as many as 10 respondents (58,8%) and 7 respondents (41,2% ) have a negative attitude. The result of Chi Square correlation test showed that r = 0,011 (a = 0,05) so it could be concluded that there was a correlation of immunization tt knowledge and attitude of immunization tt implementation of preg- nant mother in BPM Sri Sulikah Gogodeso Village Blitar Regency. With the results of this study, it was expected that mothers were more active in improving the understanding the tt immunization and could establish good cooperation between clients, especially pregnant women and midwives.




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