Factors Related to Pediculosis Capitis in Children at Catholic Elementary School of Oekabiti, Kupang District

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/601959
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Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Presentation
Title:
Factors Related to Pediculosis Capitis in Children at Catholic Elementary School of Oekabiti, Kupang District
Other Titles:
International Health Promotion for At-Risk Youth [Session]
Author(s):
Batubara, Sakti Oktaria
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Non-member
Author Details:
Sakti Oktaria Batubara, Ns, oktariabatubara@gmail.com
Abstract:
Session presented on Friday, July 24, 2015: Purpose: The purpose of the study was to analyze the factors (age,?? knowledge of children , personal hygiene, and resident density in the houses) that influence the occurrence of pediculosis capitis in children at Catholic Primary School Oekabiti, ??Amarasi Subdistrict, Kupang district Methods: This is a quantitative research that utilizies analytic correlation with cross-sectional design. 74 respondents were taken as samples through simple random sampling technique with inclusion criteria as follows: grade IV, V, and VI students of Catholic Primary School of Oekabiti and are from low socio-economic background. Informed consent was asked from the students with supervision of their teachers and/or parents. Parents asked to supervise informed consent had to fulfill the following inclusion criteria: understanding of Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia) and willingnes to participate in the research. To examine the factors of knowledge and personal hygiene (i.e. taking bath and brushing teeth), questionnaire was simplified with pictures. Researcher also conducted direct observation on children with PC (observing hair and head skin) Results: Statistical analysis on the collected data showed?? that in average the respondents are of 10,31 years of age. More than half of the respondents (52,70%) are girls. 64% respondents suffered from PC and 36% did not. From the knowledge factor, 50% have good knowledge, 34% average, and 16% poor. Analysis on personal hygiene factor showed that?? 64% have poor personal hygiene status, 28% average, and 8 % good. Resident density analysis showed that 53% belong to poor category, 20% average, and 15% good. Bivariat analysis showed that personal hygiene and resident density have significant relation with PC with p value of 0.010 and 0.000 respectively (?? = 0.05). On the other hand, age and knowledge of children do not have significant relation with PC with p value of 0.813 and 0.251 respectively Conclusion: With the prevalence of 64%, PC is very common in children of school age in Oekabiti and is strongly related to poor personal hygiene and resident density in the houses of ??Oekabiti people
Keywords:
Peduculosis capitis; Factors; Children
Repository Posting Date:
17-Mar-2016
Date of Publication:
17-Mar-2016 ; 17-Mar-2016
Other Identifiers:
INRC15B16
Conference Date:
2015
Conference Name:
26th International Nursing Research Congress
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Description:
Research Congress 2015 Theme: Question Locally, Engage Regionally, Apply Globally. Held at the Puerto Rico Convention Center.

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dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePresentationen
dc.titleFactors Related to Pediculosis Capitis in Children at Catholic Elementary School of Oekabiti, Kupang Districten
dc.title.alternativeInternational Health Promotion for At-Risk Youth [Session]en
dc.contributor.authorBatubara, Sakti Oktariaen
dc.contributor.departmentNon-memberen
dc.author.detailsSakti Oktaria Batubara, Ns, oktariabatubara@gmail.comen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/601959-
dc.description.abstractSession presented on Friday, July 24, 2015: Purpose: The purpose of the study was to analyze the factors (age,?? knowledge of children , personal hygiene, and resident density in the houses) that influence the occurrence of pediculosis capitis in children at Catholic Primary School Oekabiti, ??Amarasi Subdistrict, Kupang district Methods: This is a quantitative research that utilizies analytic correlation with cross-sectional design. 74 respondents were taken as samples through simple random sampling technique with inclusion criteria as follows: grade IV, V, and VI students of Catholic Primary School of Oekabiti and are from low socio-economic background. Informed consent was asked from the students with supervision of their teachers and/or parents. Parents asked to supervise informed consent had to fulfill the following inclusion criteria: understanding of Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia) and willingnes to participate in the research. To examine the factors of knowledge and personal hygiene (i.e. taking bath and brushing teeth), questionnaire was simplified with pictures. Researcher also conducted direct observation on children with PC (observing hair and head skin) Results: Statistical analysis on the collected data showed?? that in average the respondents are of 10,31 years of age. More than half of the respondents (52,70%) are girls. 64% respondents suffered from PC and 36% did not. From the knowledge factor, 50% have good knowledge, 34% average, and 16% poor. Analysis on personal hygiene factor showed that?? 64% have poor personal hygiene status, 28% average, and 8 % good. Resident density analysis showed that 53% belong to poor category, 20% average, and 15% good. Bivariat analysis showed that personal hygiene and resident density have significant relation with PC with p value of 0.010 and 0.000 respectively (?? = 0.05). On the other hand, age and knowledge of children do not have significant relation with PC with p value of 0.813 and 0.251 respectively Conclusion: With the prevalence of 64%, PC is very common in children of school age in Oekabiti and is strongly related to poor personal hygiene and resident density in the houses of ??Oekabiti peopleen
dc.subjectPeduculosis capitisen
dc.subjectFactorsen
dc.subjectChildrenen
dc.date.available2016-03-17T13:00:09Zen
dc.date.issued2016-03-17-
dc.date.issued2016-03-17en
dc.date.accessioned2016-03-17T13:00:09Zen
dc.conference.date2015en
dc.conference.name26th International Nursing Research Congressen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationSan Juan, Puerto Ricoen
dc.descriptionResearch Congress 2015 Theme: Question Locally, Engage Regionally, Apply Globally. Held at the Puerto Rico Convention Center.en
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