HUBUNGAN KELEBIHAN BERAT BADAN DENGAN INKONTINENSIA URIN PADA WANITA DI WILAYAH SURAKARTA

Jayani, Lusila Puri Dwi (2010) HUBUNGAN KELEBIHAN BERAT BADAN DENGAN INKONTINENSIA URIN PADA WANITA DI WILAYAH SURAKARTA. Other thesis, Universitas Sebelas Maret.

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    Abstract

    Objective:The aim of this research is to learn about the correlation between the excess of body weight and urinary incontinence in women in Surakarta. Urinary Incontinence defined as involuntary loss of urine. This problem is rare to complained in community, but it is one of the most common health problems. There is an increasing risk in the elderly, but it can occur among women of nearly all ages. This problem is more be found in women, because anatomically the urethra is shorter than man’s. The increase of economic state in the developing country is likely to increase the prevalence of people with excess of body weight/high BMI (Body Mass Index). High BMI will increase the incident of urinary incontinence because of increasing intra abdominal pressure and pelvic muscle weakness. Methods: The research is an analytic observational study by cross sectional approach in which the sampling technique applied was purposive cluster random sampling. The sample was 100 adult women aged 25-45 years old. Fifty of them were normal weight and the other had excess body weight (overweight and obesity). The research has done in January-February 2010 in all subdistrict in Surakarta. All data from this research were analyzed by Lambda Correlation Test. Result: The result of Lambda Correlation Test showed that the correlation was 0.238. It means that there is correlation between excess of body weight and urinary incontinence and the strength of this correlation are poor. Conclusion:So it can be concluded that there is a correlation between the excess of body weight and urinary incontinence in women in Surakarta. Keyword :Overweight –Urinary Incontinence -Women

    Item Type: Thesis (Other)
    Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
    R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
    Divisions: Fakultas Kedokteran
    Fakultas Kedokteran > Pendidikan Kedokteran
    Depositing User: Andika Setiawan
    Date Deposited: 15 Jul 2013 18:04
    Last Modified: 15 Jul 2013 18:04
    URI: https://eprints.uns.ac.id/id/eprint/4723

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