Journal La Medihealtico <p>International <strong>Journal La </strong><strong>Medihealtico </strong>ISSN 2721-1231 (Online) and 2721-1215 (Print) includes all the areas of research activities in all fields of Medical and Health Care such as Health Care Delivery, Health Care Research, Epidemiology, Medical Care, Nursing, Nursing Education, Neonatal nurse, Home Health Nursing Community and Home care, Information Technology in Nursing, Occupational Health and Safety, Midwifery, Health Care Administration, Hospital Science and Management, Innovations in Patient Care,&nbsp; Public Health, Health Psychology, Social Health, Physical health, Quaternary Care, Secondary Care, Veterinary Nursing, Medical Sciences and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Hospital and Clinical Pharmacy, Pathology, Physiotherapy &amp; Rehabilitation, Ergonomics, Food and Nutrition, Veterinary Medicines.</p> en-US (Asriwati Amirah) (Mujib Hasib) Sat, 07 Nov 2020 02:14:18 +0700 OJS 60 Specifics of Using Image Processing Techniques for Blood Smear Analysis <p><em>The process of medical diagnosis is an important stage in the study of human health. One of the directions of such diagnostics is the analysis of images of blood smears. In doing so, it is important to use different methods and analysis tools for image processing. It is also important to consider the specificity of blood smear imaging. The paper discusses various methods for analyzing blood smear images. The features of the application of the image processing technique for the analysis of a blood smear are highlighted. The results of processing blood smear images are presented.</em></p> Vyacheslav Lyashenko, Tetiana Sinelnikova, Oleksandr Zeleniy, Asaad Mohammed Ahmed Babker Copyright (c) 2020 Journal La Medihealtico Sat, 07 Nov 2020 01:40:34 +0700 Determinants of Stunting Events in Children Aged 6-23 Months in Locus and Non-Locus Areas in East Luwu Regency <p><em>Nationally, the prevalence of stunting in children under five in Indonesia is 30.8%. The incidence of stunting varies from region to region. This study aims to determine the determinants of stunting in children aged 6-23 months in the locus and non-loci in East Luwu Regency. This research is an observational analytic study using a cross sectional design. The study population was 858 children aged 6-23 months in five locus villages and five non-locus villages. A sample of 200 people was taken using purposive sampling method, data were analyzed using the chi square test and logistic regression using the SPSS application. The results showed the similarity in terms of parental education in both regions. In general, the father has a job and the mother is a housekeeper. Income levels are higher in locus areas. As much as 43.1% of baduta had stunting at locus area and 22.4% at non locus. The logistic regression test showed that the factors associated with stunting in the locus were family members smoking (p = 0.032), hand washing practices (p = 0.036) and exclusive breastfeeding (p = 0.001). Meanwhile, non-locus areas were a history of diarrhea disease (p = 0.049) and hand washing practices (p = 0.052). Combined analysis of locus and non-loci showed that family members smoking (p = 0.005), exclusive breastfeeding (p = 0.001), frequency of complementary feeding (p = 0.027) and hand washing practices (p = 0.001) were determinants of stunting. The most dominant variable in the locus was exclusive breastfeeding, while non-locus was a history of diarrhea. Conclusion: The determinants of locus stunting are family members smoking, hand washing practices and exclusive breastfeeding. Meanwhile, non-locus areas are a history of diarrhea disease and hand washing practices.</em></p> Kanaang Mabe Parenreng, Veni Hadju, Burhanuddin Bahar, Nurhaedar Jafar, Healthy Hidayanty, Lalu Muhammad Saleh Copyright (c) 2020 Journal La Medihealtico Sat, 07 Nov 2020 01:46:16 +0700 Analysis of Factors Affecting the Increase in the Number of Sesarea Sections at the H. Sahudin Kutacane Regional Hospital, Southeast Aceh <p><em>Caesarean section delivery is a method of delivery in which an incision or incision is made in the abdominal wall and uterine wall to remove the product of conception. This study aims to analyze the factors that influence the increase in the number of Sesarea sections in the H. Sahudin Kutacane Regional Hospital, Southeast Aceh, Aceh Province, Indonesia. This research method is a mixed method with a cross-sectional or explanatory sequential approach. The number of samples used for the quantitative study were 40 women giving birth by cesarean section, and for qualitative research using 4 informants consisting of 2 maternal, 1 obstetrician, and 1 clinic midwife. Data collection techniques in this study used primary, secondary, and tertiary data. The data analysis techniques used in this study were univariate, bivariate, and multivariate. The results of this study indicate that the factors of age (p = 0.221), education (p = 0.000), work (p = 0.733), parity (p = 0.000), medical indications (p = 0.140), JKN KIS (p = 0.000), knowledge (p = 0.007), and attitude (p = 0.000). Of the 5 related variables, there were no variables that directly affected the increase in cesarean section (p value =&gt; 0.05). There is a significant relationship between education, parity, national health insurance, knowledge and attitudes towards increasing cesarean section delivery in RSUD. H. Sahudin Kutacane, but of the five variables, none of the variables had an effect on the increase in the cesarean section rate in RSUD.H. Sahudin Kutacane.</em></p> Mutiara Hikmah, Asriwati Asriwati, Aida Fitria, Lucia Lastiur Copyright (c) 2020 Journal La Medihealtico Sat, 07 Nov 2020 01:52:09 +0700 Relationship on Leadership Support with Nurser Compliance Identifying Patients in the Implementation of Patient Safety in Datu Beru Central Aceh Regional General Hospital <p><em>The patient safety mission at the hospital is to prevent patient safety incidents from occurring, the number of incidents is said to be like an iceberg phenomenon. The incidence rate in Indonesia based on data from the Joint Commission International (2012) shows that as many as 13% due to surgical errors and 68% due to blood transfusion errors. This study aims to analyze the relationship between leadership support and compliance with nurses in identifying patients in the implementation of patient safety in the Datu Beru Aceh Hospital. Tengah. The research design used a quantitative analytic survey with a cross-sectional design. The population of all nurses working in the Women's Internal Medicine Room at Datu Beru Hospital, Central Aceh was 34 people. The sampling technique used total sampling. Data analysis was carried out by univariate, bivariate and multivariate with chi_square. The results of the research variable Leadership Support with Nurse Adherence obtained p-value = 0,000, meaning that there is a relationship between leadership support and nurse compliance to identify patients in the application of patient safety. Multivariate analysis of leadership support variables obtained sig value of 0.000 &lt;p = 0.05, which means that there is a significant influence of the leadership support variable on nurse compliance. There is a relationship between leadership support and the compliance of nurses to identify patients in the application of patient safety and there is a significant effect.</em></p> Mualimin Mualimin, Thomson P Nadapdap, Deli Deli Copyright (c) 2020 Journal La Medihealtico Sat, 07 Nov 2020 01:56:47 +0700 Exploration of Nutritional Knowledge Aspects of Pregnant Adolescents in Javanese Ethnicity in Ponorogo Regency, East Java <p>Maternal health problems are one of the main indicators of health status, namely maternal mortality. Maternal mortality is still a major public health challenge around the world, including in Indonesia. The purpose of this study was to explore aspects of nutritional knowledge related to healthy food, balanced nutrition, exclusive breastfeeding and care during teenage pregnancy for Javanese ethnicity in Ponorogo, East Java. This type of research is qualitative with a phenomenological approach. This research was conducted in June - July 2020. The main informants in this study were pregnant women aged 10-19 years in the working area of ​​the Balong Community Health Center, Ponorogo Regency. The source of the informants was determined by snowball sampling. The snowball sampling technique is a form of judgment sampling. Data collection is more emphasized through in-depth interviews (in-depth interviews), namely individual dialogue with informants obtained directly from pregnant women. The results of the study of 6 informants who were teenage pregnant women in the Balong PKM work area, Ponorogo Regency, all informants had underweight nutritional status (BMI / age) and Chronic Energy Deficiency (KEK). The knowledge explored in the form of: food for pregnant women, balanced nutrition, exclusive breastfeeding, risk of teenage pregnancy and pregnancy care. Based on the results of the interview, the informant said that foods that are good for pregnant women to consume are fruits, vegetables, milk and vitamins. Regarding balanced nutrition, all informants did not know at all what balanced nutrition for care during pregnancy, the informant said there was no difference in pregnancy care except health checks at health services, treatments such as maintaining cleanliness and regular exercise.</p> Retno Inten Rizki P, Rahayu Indriasari, Baharuddin Bahar, Abdul Razak Thaha, Hasanuddin Ishak, Abdul Salam Copyright (c) 2020 Journal La Medihealtico Tue, 17 Nov 2020 04:31:13 +0700 Implementation of the Family Support Group on the Recovery of Drug Abuse Victims in the Rehabilitation Institutions for the Management and Abuse of Drugs (LRPPN) Medan <p>This study aims to determine the successful implementation of the Family Support Group (FSG) in the recovery process of victims of drug abuse who participate in the rehabilitation program at the LRPPN BI Institute in Medan. The subjects in this study were counselees (residents), while the key informants in this study included counselors, families and victims of drug abuse. This research is a descriptive qualitative approach. The method of collecting data through the method of observation, interviews and documentation. The results of this study indicate that the implementation of the Family Support Group (FSG) in the recovery process of victims of drug abuse can improve self-concept, reduce anxiety, develop responsibility and be aware of their abilities, both within the family and in the community. The family plays an important role in the recovery process of the counselee (resident) to return to live a healthy life without using drugs, the family can keep the child from relapse (relapse) consume drugs. As for the obstacles in the implementation of the Family Support Group (FSG) such as divorced and remarried parents, busyness of the family due to work and the geographical location of the counselee's family (resident) with the location of the BI LRPPN Medan which is quite far away.</p> Febriantika Febriantika, Muhammad Badiran, Ayi Darmana Copyright (c) 2020 Journal La Medihealtico Wed, 18 Nov 2020 00:00:00 +0700 Analysis of Factors Affecting the Performance of Emergency Nurses in Bhayangkara Tebing Tinggi Public Hospital <p>Emergency Room (IGD) as one of the first entry points for patients to the hospital, will indirectly provide an overview of hospital services as a whole. Data on emergency visits of patients at Bhayangkara Tebing Tinggi Hospital in the January - May 2020 period were 2,685 patients and experienced a significant decrease every month. The research objective was to analyze the factors that influence the performance of emergency room nurses at the Tebing Tinggi Bhayangkara General Hospital in 2020. The research design used a descriptive analytic method with a cross-sectional approach. The population in the study were all nurses who served in the IGD at the Bhayangkara Tebing Tinggi Hospital in 2020 totaling 32 people. The sample uses the otal population. Data analysis used univariate, bivariate and multivariate analysis using logistic regression tests.The results of the study using logistic regression showed the sig. each variable, namely the variable ability (0.578), skills (0.011), motivation (0.129), reward (0.013), infrastructure (0.855) and the value of Exp (B) the largest = 26.633 in the variable reward. The conclusion of this study is that there is a significant effect of skills and rewards on the performance of nurses in the IGD at the Bhayangkara Tebing Tinggi Hospital and the variables that have no significant effect are ability, motivation and infrastructure.</p> Vera Agustina, Ismail Efendy, Masnelly Lubis Copyright (c) 2020 Journal La Medihealtico Mon, 23 Nov 2020 13:14:53 +0700 The Effect of Back Massage on The Sleep Quality of Trimester III Primigravida Pregnant Women in Puskesmas Talaga Jaya <p><em>The quality of sleep on pregnant women affected their condition during pregnancy. A decrease in sleep duration in pregnant women can cause a decrease in concentration, fatigue, body aches, losing the mood to work, and having a tendency to be emotional. The aim of the study was to determine the effect of back massage on the sleep quality of trimester III primigravida pregnant women in Puskesmas Talaga Jaya. The research design was a quasi experimental design with a nonequivalent control group design. The research sample was 20 pregnant women with the sampling technique using purposive sampling. From the results of the independent t test, it shows that there is a difference between the experimental group and the control group on the decrease in sleep quality with a p value of = 0.000 α &lt;(0.05). Therefore, it can be concluded that back massage is more effective in increasing sleep quality&nbsp; of those given treatment than those without given treatment.</em></p> Dwi Nur Octaviani Katili, Rizky Nikmathul Husna Ali, Riskawaty Abidju Copyright (c) 2020 Journal La Medihealtico Thu, 26 Nov 2020 00:00:00 +0700