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16 de Abril     Open Access  
A Life in the Day     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 12)
Acta Informatica Medica     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Acta Scientiarum. Health Sciences     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Adultspan Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Advances in Child Development and Behavior     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 10)
Advances in Public Health     Open Access   (Followers: 24)
African Health Sciences     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 7)
African Journal of Health Professions Education     Open Access   (Followers: 6)
Afrimedic Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Ageing & Society     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 43)
Air Quality, Atmosphere & Health     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
AJOB Primary Research     Partially Free   (Followers: 3)
American Journal of Family Therapy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
American Journal of Health Economics     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 15)
American Journal of Health Education     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 32)
American Journal of Health Promotion     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 30)
American Journal of Health Sciences     Open Access   (Followers: 8)
American Journal of Health Studies     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 12)
American Journal of Preventive Medicine     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 28)
American Journal of Public Health     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 241)
American Journal of Public Health Research     Open Access   (Followers: 28)
American Medical Writers Association Journal     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 5)
Analytic Methods in Accident Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Annales des Sciences de la Santé     Open Access  
Annals of Global Health     Open Access   (Followers: 10)
Annals of Health Law     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Annals of Tropical Medicine and Public Health     Open Access   (Followers: 13)
Applied Biosafety     Hybrid Journal  
Applied Research In Health And Social Sciences: Interface And Interaction     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Apuntes Universitarios     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Archive of Community Health     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Archives of Medicine and Health Sciences     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Arquivos de Ciências da Saúde     Open Access  
Asia Pacific Journal of Counselling and Psychotherapy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
Asia Pacific Journal of Health Management     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Asian Journal of Gambling Issues and Public Health     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Atención Primaria     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Australasian Journal of Paramedicine     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Australian Advanced Aesthetics     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
Australian Family Physician     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Australian Indigenous HealthBulletin     Free   (Followers: 7)
Autism & Developmental Language Impairments     Open Access   (Followers: 9)
Behavioral Healthcare     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 7)
Bijzijn     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Bijzijn XL     Hybrid Journal  
Biomedical Safety & Standards     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8)
Birat Journal of Health Sciences     Open Access  
BLDE University Journal of Health Sciences     Open Access  
BMC Oral Health     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth     Open Access   (Followers: 22)
BMJ Simulation & Technology Enhanced Learning     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
Boletin Médico de Postgrado     Open Access  
Brazilian Journal of Medicine and Human Health     Open Access  
Buletin Penelitian Kesehatan     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Buletin Penelitian Sistem Kesehatan     Open Access  
Bulletin of the World Health Organization     Open Access   (Followers: 18)
Cadernos de Educação, Saúde e Fisioterapia     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Cadernos Saúde Coletiva     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
Canadian Family Physician     Partially Free   (Followers: 13)
Canadian Journal of Community Mental Health     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 11)
Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Canadian Journal of Public Health     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 22)
Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Carta Comunitaria     Open Access  
Case Reports in Women's Health     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Case Studies in Fire Safety     Open Access   (Followers: 15)
Central Asian Journal of Global Health     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
CES Medicina     Open Access  
Child Abuse Research in South Africa     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 1)
Child's Nervous System     Hybrid Journal  
Childhood Obesity and Nutrition     Open Access   (Followers: 10)
Children     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
CHRISMED Journal of Health and Research     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Christian Journal for Global Health     Open Access  
Ciência & Saúde Coletiva     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Ciencia e Innovación en Salud     Open Access  
Ciencia y Cuidado     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Ciencia y Salud Virtual     Open Access  
Ciencia, Tecnología y Salud     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Clinical and Experimental Health Sciences     Open Access  
ClinicoEconomics and Outcomes Research     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Clocks & Sleep     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
CME     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
CoDAS     Open Access  
Community Health     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Conflict and Health     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Contraception and Reproductive Medicine     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Cuadernos de la Escuela de Salud Pública     Open Access  
Curare     Open Access  
Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Day Surgery Australia     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Digital Health     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 13)
Diversity of Research in Health Journal     Open Access  
Dramatherapy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Drogues, santé et société     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Duazary     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Düzce Üniversitesi Sağlık Bilimleri Enstitüsü Dergisi / Journal of Duzce University Health Sciences Institute     Open Access  
Early Childhood Research Quarterly     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 21)
East African Journal of Public Health     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
Eating and Weight Disorders - Studies on Anorexia, Bulimia and Obesity     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 22)
EcoHealth     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Education for Health     Open Access   (Followers: 6)
electronic Journal of Health Informatics     Open Access   (Followers: 6)
ElectronicHealthcare     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Elsevier Ergonomics Book Series     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 5)
Emergency Services SA     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Ensaios e Ciência: Ciências Biológicas, Agrárias e da Saúde     Open Access  
Environmental Disease     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Environmental Sciences Europe     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Epidemics     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Epidemiologic Perspectives & Innovations     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Public Health     Open Access   (Followers: 19)
Ethics, Medicine and Public Health     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 6)
Ethiopian Journal of Health Development     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Ethiopian Journal of Health Sciences     Open Access   (Followers: 8)
Ethnicity & Health     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 13)
Eurasian Journal of Health Technology Assessment     Open Access  
European Journal of Investigation in Health, Psychology and Education     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
European Medical, Health and Pharmaceutical Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Evaluation & the Health Professions     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
Evidence-based Medicine & Public Health     Open Access   (Followers: 8)
Evidência - Ciência e Biotecnologia - Interdisciplinar     Open Access  
Expressa Extensão     Open Access  
Face à face     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Families, Systems, & Health     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 9)
Family & Community Health     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 13)
Family Medicine and Community Health     Open Access   (Followers: 9)
Family Relations     Partially Free   (Followers: 13)
Fatigue : Biomedicine, Health & Behavior     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Finnish Journal of eHealth and eWelfare : Finjehew     Open Access  
Food and Public Health     Open Access   (Followers: 16)
Food Quality and Safety     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Frontiers in Public Health     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Gaceta Sanitaria     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Galen Medical Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Gazi Sağlık Bilimleri Dergisi     Open Access  
Geospatial Health     Open Access  
Gesundheitsökonomie & Qualitätsmanagement     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Giornale Italiano di Health Technology Assessment     Full-text available via subscription  
Global Challenges     Open Access  
Global Health : Science and Practice     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Global Health Promotion     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
Global Journal of Health Science     Open Access   (Followers: 10)
Global Journal of Public Health     Open Access   (Followers: 13)
Global Medical & Health Communication     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Global Mental Health     Open Access   (Followers: 8)
Global Reproductive Health     Open Access  
Global Security : Health, Science and Policy     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Globalization and Health     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Hacia la Promoción de la Salud     Open Access  
Hastane Öncesi Dergisi     Open Access  
Hastings Center Report     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
HEADline     Hybrid Journal  
Health & Place     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
Health & Justice     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Health : An Interdisciplinary Journal for the Social Study of Health, Illness and Medicine     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
Health and Human Rights     Free   (Followers: 10)
Health and Social Care Chaplaincy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Health and Social Work     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 57)
Health Behavior and Policy Review     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Health Care Analysis     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
Health Equity     Open Access  
Health Inform     Full-text available via subscription  
Health Information Management Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 23)
Health Issues     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Health Notions     Open Access  
Health Policy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 43)
Health Policy and Technology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Health Professional Student Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Health Promotion International     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 22)
Health Promotion Journal of Australia : Official Journal of Australian Association of Health Promotion Professionals     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8)
Health Promotion Practice     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 16)
Health Prospect     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Health Psychology     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 53)
Health Psychology Bulletin     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Health Psychology Research     Open Access   (Followers: 20)
Health Psychology Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 42)
Health Renaissance     Open Access  
Health Research Policy and Systems     Open Access   (Followers: 14)
Health SA Gesondheid     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Health Science Reports     Open Access  
Health Sciences and Disease     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Health Security     Hybrid Journal  
Health Services Insights     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Health Systems     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Health Voices     Full-text available via subscription  
Health, Culture and Society     Open Access   (Followers: 12)
Health, Risk & Society     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 14)
Healthcare     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Healthcare in Low-resource Settings     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Healthcare Quarterly     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8)
Healthcare Technology Letters     Open Access  
Healthy Aging Research     Open Access  
HERD : Health Environments Research & Design Journal     Full-text available via subscription  
Highland Medical Research Journal     Full-text available via subscription  

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  • Major Risk Factors for Gestational Glucose Intolerance and Gestational
           Diabetes Mellitus in Urban Areas of Jember

    • Authors: Aristha Dwi Wirapraja, Ancah Caesarina Novi Marchianti, Isa Ma'rufi
      Abstract: Gestational Glucose Intolerance (GGI) and Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM) is condition in which someone who leads to abnormally higher blood glucose levels. High glucose level on pregnant can influence mother itself and her fetus if it doesn’t get prevention and right treatment. The purpose of this research was to know modified risk factors related with incidence of GGI and GDM in urban areas of Jember. This research was observational with cross sectional approach. Non probability sampling using purposive sampling was used in this research as sampling technique. Data were collected by interview and questionnaire that was distributed for 96 pregnant women who have been checked their blood glucose level in urban areas of Jember. The result of this research showed that over weight (p value= 0.001, OR= 16.15), less physical activities (p value = 0.000, OR=4.91) and unhealthy diet (p value = 0.000 OR=5.3) have significant correlation with GGI and GDM, while less physical activity (p value = 0.000 OR=0.176) as major risks with incidence of GGI and GDM. Pregnant women should do physical activities, like doing light exercises in accordance with their condition are offset by keeping dietary habits, so the blood glucose level during pregnancy could be controlled. Keywords: GGI, GDM, high glucose level, overweight, less physical activities, unhealthy diet
      PubDate: 2018-04-07
      Issue No: Vol. 2, No. 3 (2018)
       
  • The Influence of Cinnamon Extract (Cinnamomum Burmanii) Provision on the
           Reduction of Blood Glucose Level of Hyperglycemic Male Wistar Rats

    • Authors: Kharina Aulia, Bambang Wirjatmadi, Merryana Adriani
      Abstract: The number of patients with hyperglycemia in the world and in Indonesia is estimated to increase rapidly in the next 25 years. The content of cinnamaldehyde, flavonoids, polyphenols, and chromium in cinnamon thought to have an influence of hypoglycemia. The purpose of this study aims to determine the influence of cinnamon extract to a decrease of blood glucose levels in hyperglycemic rats induced by a single dose of alloxan as much as 125 mg/kg. This study was laboratory experiment by using RAL (Complete Randomize Design) with Pre-Post Test Control Group Design Research. Experimental animals used were male Wistar rats divided into 5 groups. KN was negative control group. KP was hyperglycemic positive control group. P1 was the first treatment group (a dose of 200 mg/kg). P2 was the second treatment group (a dose of 250 mg/kg). P3 was the third treatment group (a dose of 300 mg/kg). Cinnamon therapy was given orally for 14 days. The results of this research was tested statistically by using One Way ANOVA and showed that there were significant differences between the blood glucose levels in the treatment group with the positive and negative control groups. Conclusion : The conclusion is that the provision of cinnamon extract for 14 days could provide an influence of lowering blood glucose levels.
      PubDate: 2018-03-31
      Issue No: Vol. 2, No. 3 (2018)
       
  • The Effect of Dayak Onion Bulb-Stem (Eleutherine Palmifolia (L.,) Merr.)
           Extract Through Blood Glucose Levels of Mouse Suffered Diabetes Mellitus

    • Authors: Niluh Arwati, Bambang Wijatmadi, Merryana Adriani, Soenarnatalina Meilanani, Dwi Winarni, Sri Hartiningsih
      Abstract: Dayak onions (Eleutherine Palmifolia (L.) Merr.) bulb stem contains phtyochemical contents, which act as antidiabetic compounds, such as eleutherol, eleuthocide A, and eleutherinoside B, as well as antioxidant compounds, which include triterpenoid, poliphenol, and flavonoid. Dayak onions was able to be used as the antidiabetic, since it had the ability to lower the blood glucose level and prevent from the free radicals, thus supressing the oxidative stress condition. This research had purpose to analyze the effect of Dayak onions bulb-stem as antioxidant and anti diabetic drugs. The research used experimental method with the population in this research was 25 male white mice strain wistar. The concentration of Dayak onions bulb-stem extracts were 300mg.kgBW-1, 400mg.kgBW-1, and 500mg.kgBW-1. Data analysis used Tukey HSD Test with 95% of  significance degree and was continued using manova test (average group ratio test). The result showed that. the extract of Dayak onions bulb-stem had the antidiabetical and antioxidant activity, which could lower the blood glucose levels and malondialdehid on the male white mice strain Wistar with the optimum effective doze of 500 mg.kgBW-1.   Keywords: Dayak onions bulb-stem , Blood glucose level, and malondialdehid (MDA)
      PubDate: 2018-03-31
      Issue No: Vol. 2, No. 3 (2018)
       
  • Influence of Additional Feeding Program Recovery against the intellectual
           Intelligence children ages 4-5 Years

    • Authors: mei lestari ika
      Abstract: ABSTRACT   Nutrition is the main requirement for a toddler, if not obtained food according to needs its nutrition value, it will interfere with the growing swell of current or next time. The purpose of this research is to analyze the effect of Additional Feeding Program Recovery against the intellectual intelligence children aged 4-5 years. This research is research Observational Cohort Retrospective design, the number of samples as many as 70 of the respondents are divided into two groups, groups with a history of getting Additional Feeding Program Recovery and the Group didn't get Additional Feeding Program Recovery, in the village located in the region of clinics Bandaran in Simple Random Sampling. Free variables in this study is a program Additional Feeding Program Recovery, whereas intellectual intelligence is dependent variables. The analysis of the data used is to use Independent Test Sample t-test. Obtained results there is no difference in the level of intelligence on the Group of children with a history of getting Additional Feeding Program Recovery and didn't get Additional Feeding Program Recovery. the significance of 0.129. Conclusion: there is no difference in the level of intelligence of children on a group of children with a history of getting Additional Feeding Program Recovery and didn't get Additional Feeding Program Recovery.
      PubDate: 2018-03-31
      Issue No: Vol. 2, No. 3 (2018)
       
  • The Roast tradition (se'i/nu) and acute respiratory infection in
           infants

    • Authors: Anita Restu Korbaffo
      Abstract: The  se’i / nu tradition is one tradition that is still maintained by the local community on the island of Timor, where the process of postpartum care of mothers and newborn babies traditionally involves smoking up to 40 days or 3 months using charcoal / embers. (The smoking process involves requiring  the new mother and her newborn baby  to  sit  or  lay  above  embers  from  biomass  fuel  inside  a  traditional house). The purpose of this study was to investigate the association of the smoking tradition (se’i / nu) with the incidence of acute respiratory infections in infants at the Eban district health center in North Central Timor. The type of research was analytical. The design used was an observational study. The sampling technique in this study used the total population. The sample size was 42 people. The dependent variable was the incidence of acute respiratory infection, and the independent variable was the smoking tradition (se’I / nu). The results showed that there is a correlation between the smoking tradition (se’i / nu) and the incidence of acute respiratory infection (ARI) in infants at the Eban clinic  P = 0.016 (P<α).
       Keywords: Roast Tradition, Acute  respiratory Infection, Infants  
      PubDate: 2018-03-31
      Issue No: Vol. 2, No. 3 (2018)
       
  • Determinants of Acute Respiratory Infections Among Child Under Five Years
           in Surabaya

    • Authors: Citra Anggun Kinanthi, Hari Basuki Notobroto, Santi Martini
      Abstract: a
      PubDate: 2018-03-31
      Issue No: Vol. 2, No. 3 (2018)
       
  • The The Effects of Social Capital on the Self Reliance of Posyandu

    • Authors: Dian Arie Sushanty
      Abstract: Posyandu (integrated health service post) refers to the activities of empowering the community in healthcare. The problem that appears recently is the low functions and the performance of Posyandu seen from the low achievements made by Posyandu Mandiri (self-reliant Posyandu). This observational study done by using cross sectional design. 45 Posyandu were taken as the samples in Bontang, East Kalimantan. The community taken as the respondents was the cadres, the public figures, and the mothers/families having babies and children under five. The statistic tests used in this study were linear regression test and logistic regression test. The results of this study showed that social capital have brought effects to the community participation, not only to the cadres, the public figures, but also the mothers/families having babies and children under five. The community participation in healthcare has affected the achievement of Posyandu to reach self reliance. The social capital has been proven to bring effects to self reliance of Posyandu through the community participation. The revitalization of Posyandu must consistently involve the community participation by reinforcing the available social capital.
      PubDate: 2018-03-31
      Issue No: Vol. 2, No. 3 (2018)
       
  • Lead Level Correlation (Pb) in Blood on Hb Level, Hematocrit, Cystatin C
           Serum, SGOT and SGPT Serum On Car Paint Workshop in Rungkut, Surabaya

    • Authors: Jemmy Tutuarima
      Abstract: An industrial upgrading will result in a variety of wastes being released into the environment that ultimately impact on public health. One of the hazardous wastes is Pb. The purpose of this research is to know the correlation of Pb in blood to hb level, hematocrit, serum Cystatin C, SGOT and SGPT serum and health complaints on car paint workers of workshop in Rungkut Sub-district Surabaya. This research was an observational research with cross sectional design. Sampling method using simple random sampling. The study sample consisted of 24 people. The result of statistical test shows that there is a correlation of Pb exposure in air to blood Pb level with contribution amount 80% (r = 0.527; p = 0.008). Decreased levels of Hemoglobin, Hematocrit, elevated serum Cystatin C levels, SGOT and SGPT serum and health complaints of nerve and liver function were associated with blood levels of Pb with p <0.05. Based on the results of this study it can be concluded that the exposure of Pb in the air has a relationship to the increase of Pb levels in the blood of car paint workers of workshop in Rungkut Sub-district, Surabaya.  Keywords : Paint workers of workshop, Pb in air, PB in Blood, Hemoglobin, hematrocrit 
      PubDate: 2018-03-31
      Issue No: Vol. 2, No. 3 (2018)
       
  • the Risk Factors of Growth Faltering on Infants Aged 6-12 Months in
           Tongkuno, Southeast Sulawesi

    • Authors: Jumianti Lestari Thamrin
      Abstract: Background: The prevalence of underweight and severe malnutrition on under-five children in Southeast Sulawesi based on the latest Riskesdas was 23.9%, which higher than the national prevalence (19.6%). This study aimed to analyze risk factors of growth faltering on infants aged 6-12 months in Tongkuno. Methods: This was a cohort prospective study. The numbers of subjects were 79 infants: 32 infants who were given early complementary feeding and 47 infants who were not. Consecutive sampling technique was used in this study. The adequacy levels of energy and protein intake were collected using 2x24 hours food recall. The incidence of upper respiratory tract infection was recorded through interviews using structured questionnaires. Data were analysed by logistic regression method. Results: There were 46.9% of the infants who had growth faltering among the early complementary feeding group. Multivariate analysis showed that the early complementary feeding, low levels of energy adequacy, and frequent URTI were the risk factors for growth faltering. The frequent URTI was the most influential factor for growth faltering (OR= 5.52; 95%CI: 1.63-18.72). Conclusion: The frequent URTI was the most important factor for growth faltering on infants aged 6-12 months in Tongkuno. Increased exclusive breastfeeding promotion and URTI prevention are recommended.   Keywords: Risk Factors, Growth Faltering, Infants
      PubDate: 2018-03-29
      Issue No: Vol. 2, No. 3 (2018)
       
  • Expression of Catalase and Malondialdehyde Levels in Silicon
           Dioxyde-exposed Lung Tissue of Mice treated with Moringa oleifera Leaves
           Extract

    • Authors: Kusmiyati Kusmiyati
      Abstract: Silica particle such as silicon dioxide (SiO2), is considered as a hazardous and cytotoxic particle. Silica particle exposure leads to oxidative stress in lung tissue. Moringa oleifera is a plant with potential antioxidant compounds. Therefore the aim of this study was to analyze the effect of M. oleifera leaves extract (MLE) on expression of catalase enzyme and malondialdehyde (MDA) levels in lung tissue of mice exposed to silica particles.
      This study was an experimental study with randomized posttest-only control group design using 30 male Balb/c strain mice, 8-10 weeks of age, 20-30 g body weight (BW), which were randomly divided into five groups. Group 1 was the negative control group, group 2 was exposed to SiO2 particle and set as the positive control group, group 3 was treated with MLE 2 mg/20 g BW, group 4 was treated with MLE 5 mg/20 g BW, and group 5 was treated with MLE 8 mg/20 g BW. After 90 days, mice were sacrificed by cervical dislocation and the lung tissues were examined.
      Study results showed that expression of catalase in lung tissues of MLE-treated group was higher than that of positive control group, but not statistically significant. There was a significant difference of MDA level in lung tissue among groups. MDA level of groups treated with MLE 2 mg/20 g BW and 5 mg/20 g BW was lower than that of control group, while group treated with MLE 8 mg/20 g BW showed higher MDA level than control group (One Way ANOVA, p<0.05).
      It is concluded that administration of MLE indicates to prevent SiO2 induced-oxidative stress in lung tissue of Balb/c mice.
      PubDate: 2018-03-25
      Issue No: Vol. 2, No. 3 (2018)
       
  • The Role of Addition of Vitamin C in Iron Supplementation on Ferritin
           Serum Levels in Anemia Adolescent Females

    • Authors: Nanik Dwi Astuti, Bambang wirjatmadi, Merryana Adriani
      Abstract: Prevention of iron deficiency anemia in Indonesia using ferrous sulfas blood-added tablets started since 1997. But iron deficiency anemia is still high, also in young women. Young women are vulnerable because of rapid growth and unhealthy their consumption patterns, which rarely consume fruits and vegetables that are a source of vitamin C. The purpose of this study was to analyze the addition of vitamin C in iron supplementation + folic acid to serum ferritin levels in adolescents females anemia. This research is an experimental quasi research. Design research Randomized Pre Post Test Control Group Design, with Double Blind treatment. This study has one treatment group and one control group, each group of 11 samples. The samples were chosen randomly with inclusion and exclusion. The collected data was processed using SPSS program with the analysis of paired t-test and independent t-test to test the difference of serum ferritin level. The results showed the characteristics of respondents: age (p = 0.430), education of mother (p = 0.942) and nutritional knowledge of respondents (p = 0.928) in the same condition or both groups in homogeneous characteristics. The pattern and level of food consumption showed no different between groups (p> 0.05). Serum ferritin levels after treatment showed difference between the two groups (p = 0.004). This shows that vitamin C had a role in increasing iron absorption and fill in storage of ferritin formation. Keywords: anemia, vitamin C, iron supplement, serum ferritin
      PubDate: 2018-03-25
      Issue No: Vol. 2, No. 3 (2018)
       
  • The Effects of Stimulation on Children Experiencing Developmental
           Disorders

    • Authors: Siti - Rachmah
      Abstract: a
      PubDate: 2018-03-25
      Issue No: Vol. 2, No. 3 (2018)
       
  • Lived Experiences of the Abused Elderly

    • Authors: Joel Rey Ugsang Acob
      Abstract: The study determined individual live experience of the abused elderly in the provinces of Leyte and Biliran. The study utilized qualitative phenomenology. Interviews are made and recorded, then later transcribed verbatim. Collaizi is used as a method of analysis to obtain themes of the lived experiences of the ten abused key informants. The study shows that harmed entities are female, widow within 6o to 65 years old, earning less than 2000 pesos per month and are dependently living in a nuclear family structure for 40 years. Based on their responses to the open-ended guide questions, key informants revealed emotional mistreatment being the most common form of abuse. Physical and sexual maltreatment are also evident amidst their old age. Family members and employers are the focal identified perpetrators of the elderly. Bruises on most covered areas of their body, rope burns, torn undergarments, being touched without consent are some of the objective indicators of abuse.   Themes such as family violence and workplace mistreatment are the most common form of abuse experienced. Based on the findings, the local government and concerned stakeholders were recommended to timely review existing rules protecting vulnerable adults especially its implementation.  
      PubDate: 2018-03-25
      Issue No: Vol. 2, No. 3 (2018)
       
  • The Topography and Physical Activity as Determinant Factor of Grade
           Hypertension in Patients with Primary Hypertension

    • Authors: Krish Naufal Anugrah Robby
      Abstract: Primary hypertension is a causing factor of cardiovascular disease mortality. Patient with primary hypertension having high grade hypertension will cause various dangerous diseases if it is not performed further countermeasures. Consequently, it is necessary to prevent the increase of grade hypertension or blood pressure by analyzing grade hypertension risk factor. This study was quantitative research with cross sectional design method. The samples in this study were 346 respondents taken by consecutive sampling. Partial Least Square (PLS) with smart PLS 3 Application software was used as to analyze the data. Results shows that there is a physical activity effect on grade hypertension, with the value of path coefficient by -0.564 of t statistic 16,488 (t statistic > t table significance by 1.96). Based on the result of the study, there is a topography effect on grade hypertension, with the value of path coefficient by 0,412 of t statistic 8.690 (t statistic > t table significance by 1.96). Physical activity affects grade hypertension. The better the physical activity, the better the way to prevent a blood pressure increase mainly systolic blood pressure. The high topography can lead to increase grade hypertension in the primary hypertension patient, therefore, lifestyle and topographic effect should also be considered for people with primary hypertension mainly for non-native people who have not experienced acclimatization.
      PubDate: 2018-03-23
      Issue No: Vol. 2, No. 3 (2018)
       
  • Effects of Service Quality on Word of Mouth through Satisfaction in
           Outpatient at Sakinah Islamic Hospital in Mojokerto Regency

    • Authors: Nurul Agustin
      Abstract: Hospital is health service institution organizing individual health service. In an increasingly competitive environment, hospitals should be increasingly aware of the importance of providing the best quality service for the patients. In  Sakinah Islamic Hospital showed the decrease of the number of outpatient patient visits, on 2014 until 2016, decreasing by 697 patients. This research aims to analyze the effects of service quality on word of mouth through patient satisfaction. This was quantitative research with observational analytic approach. The samples of this research were 90 outpatients using multistage sampling technique. The data analysis was conducted by using Partial Least Square. Based on the testing result, it is found the effects of service quality on word of mouth through satisfaction, with t-statistic value by 2.039 (t-statistic>t table of 1.96). It means that the better service quality provided, the higher the level of patient satisfaction and increase the word of mouth as well. Sakinah Islamic Hospital needs to improve the quality and quantity of the human resources, equip facilities infrastructure and conduct maintenance and repair to support the service continuity for the patients, therefore, they will be satisfied and encouraged to do word of mouth and increase the number of patient visits.
      PubDate: 2018-03-23
      Issue No: Vol. 2, No. 3 (2018)
       
 
 
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