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Original Research Article

Year: 2019 | Month: January-March | Volume: 4 | Issue: 1 | Pages: 345-355

Factors That Influence the Low Participation of Mothers in Early Detection of Ca Cervix in Manokwari District Papua Barat Province

Apriyani Taendini1, A.L. Rantetampang2, Hasmi3, Anwar Mallongi4

1Magister Program of Public Health, Faculty of Public Health, Cenderawasih University, Jayapura.
2,3Lecturer of Master Program in Public Health. Faculty of Public Health, Cenderawasih University, Jayapura
4Environmental Health Department, Faculty of Public Health, Hasanuddin University, Makassar.

Corresponding Author: Anwar Mallongi


Background: Cervical cancer is the first cancer in women. Early detection efforts carried out by the government through Puskesmas services including in Manokwari Regency and the achievement of participation in examining cervical cancer is still low which is influenced by age, education, work, socio-economic, knowledge, attitudes and family support.
Objective: To find out the lack of participation of mothers in the detection of Ca Cervix in Manokwari District, Papua Barat Province.
Research Methods: Observational analysis carried out in Sangggeng, Amban, Wosi, Sowi, Pasir Putih Community Health Centers was 575 married people with a total sample of 85 people conducted in September 2018. Data were obtained using questionnaires and analyzed using chi square, odds ratios and logistic binary regression.
Results: Factors that influence the participation of Ca Cervix examination in Papuan mothers in Manokwari Regency are age (p-value = 0.004; RP = 1.514; CI95% (1.146 - 2,000), (p-value = 0.001; RP = 1,657 ; CI95% (1,213 - 2,265), occupation (p-value = 0.018; Rp = 0.698; CI95% (0.514 - 0.947), socio-economic (p-value = 0.002; Rp. 1.546; CI95% (1.162 - 2.057), knowledge (p-value = 0.004; RP = 1.486; CI95% (1,187 - 1,860), attitudes (p-value = 0.042; RP = 1.339; CI95% (1,048 - 1,711). Factors that have no effect on Ca. Cerviks examination participation Papuan mothers in Manokwari District are family support (husband) (p-value = 1,000; RP = 0.966; CI95% (0.736 - 1.266). Age and education have a dominant factor in the participation of Papuan mothers in Ca Cervix examination in Manokwari Regency.

Keywords: Low Participation Papuan Mother To Early Check up Ca Cervix

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