Open Access Open Access  Restricted Access Subscription Access

Perbedaan Nilai Arus Puncak Ekspirasi antara Perempuan yang Memasak dengan Kayu Bakar dan LPG

Imaniar Hidayati Arindha, Ana Rima Setijadi, Novi Primadewi

Abstract


Background: There are a lot of report about obstruction phenomenon because of firewoods use for fuel consumption of cooking. Its known from decrease value of PEF examination.

Methods: This research was an analytical descriptive research using cross sectional approach and had been done in March 2012 in Giripeni Wates. The subjects were a woman who cooking use firewood and LPG. Data was collected by using purposive random sampling method. Data was analyzed using Chi Square test through SPSS 17.00 for Windows.

Results: This research showed a mean of peak flow value’s in woman who cooking use firewood are 63,49 ± 13,01 and LPG are 82,82 ± 6,57. t-test shows     p = 0,000 and Chi Square shows p = 0,003, Odd Ratio = 5,23.

Conclusion: there were significant differences of PEF between a woman who cooking use firewood and LPG, firewood user  has risk 5,23 bigger than LPG user.

Keyword: Peak Ekspiratory Flow (PEF), firewood, LPG

 


Full Text:

PDF

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.