Perilaku Pemeriksaan Kesehatan Ibu Hamil Dan Pemilihan Penolong Persalinan Di Kabupaten Sukabumi

Tin Afifah
Journal article Indonesian Journal of Health Ecology • September 2010

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(Bahasa Indonesia, 12 pages)


Maternal mortality and infant mortality are important indicators to state the social welfare andpublic health status of country. The both are correlated with health status of pregnant woment, knowledgeof women and family of antenatal care; delivery assistant and accessibility of health facility. The objectiveof this study is to identify the practice of ANC and utilization of delivery assisstant. The study usedqualitative methode with indepth interview and focus group discussion (FGD) to pregnant women,neonatus's mother, key persons, traditional birth attendants (TBA) and midwife villages. The result of thisstudy showed that the community have the ANC awareness but some of them still prefer to ask TBA whendelivery. Factors influence TBA's preference were 1) economics; 2) culture; 3) geography reason; 4)psycology; 5) pragmatis; 6) Service satifaction.




Indonesian Journal of Health Ecology

Jurnal Ekologi Kesehatan (Indonesian Journal of Health Ecology) is a peer-reviewed academic journ... see more