THE EFFECTS OF CUPPING THERAPY ON LEVEL OF DYSMENORRHEA IN ADOLESCENT IN RW. 06 WONOAYU GEMPOL PASURUAN

Siti Nur Hasina

Abstract


Dysmenorrhea is one of the gynecological problems that interfere with daily life and the
most common problems experienced by women, especially adolescent. Purpose of this study
was to determine the effect of cupping therapy on the level of dysmenorrhea in adolescent in
RW. 06 Wonoayu Gempol Pasuruan.
This research design is pre-experimental with design one-group pre-post design and
adolescent population in the village RW. 06 Wonoayu Gempol Pasuruan with dysmenorrhea
as much as 17 adolescents. And a large sample of 16 adolescents were taken as the samples
by using probability sampling with using simple random sampling technique. The data were
analyzed using the Wilcoxon signed rank test .
The results of research showed that before cupping therapy (pre-test) the majority of
respondents (68.7%) stated rate of severe dysmenorrhea (7-9) and after cupping therapy (Posttest
) half of the respondents (50.0%) stated rate of dysmenorrhea is no pain (0). After the
Wilcoxon signed rank test in get ρ value is 0.001 and the value of α = 0.05.
The conclusion from this study that the cupping therapy can reduce the rate of
adolescents dysmenorrhea in RW. 06 Wonoayu Gempol Pasuruan. In order to improve the
quality of nursing care that is done independently to provide nursing interventions especially
dysmenorrhea management. Nurses should be complementary techniques by means of
nonpharmacological pain reduction such as cupping therapy
Key words: cupping therapy, dysmenorrhea


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