The Effect of Marmet Technique on Mother’s Satisfaction in Breastfeeding

Authors

  • Rani Dwi Sulistiawati1, Tiyas Kusumaningrum1, Retnayu Pradanie1, Ni Ketut Alit Armini1

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v14i2.3213

Keywords:

Marmet technique, maternal satisfaction, breastfeeding

Abstract

Background: The Marmet technique is a safe way to stimulate the breast to produce more milk. The administration of Marmet techniques to mothers who produced little to no amount of breast milk showed good results. Palms and fingers are recommended for breast milk milking due to them being practical, effective and efficient. Purpose: To determine the effect of Marmet technique on maternal satisfaction in breastfeeding. Method: This research applied quasi experiment design. There were 40 respondents, each consisting of a treatment group and a control group that met the inclusion criteria. Data were collected using questionnaires and observation sheet. The data were then analyzed using Mann Whitney and Wilcoxon’s Test (? <0.05). Results: Statistical test results ofWilcoxon Signed Rank Test in the treatment group with the value of sig (2-tailed) obtained p = 0.000 in which p <0.05 indicates that there is a significant effect of Marmet technique on maternal satisfaction in breastfeeding. However, the control group obtained p = 0.083 in which p> ?>0.05, meaning that there is no significant effect of Marmet technique on maternal satisfaction in breastfeeding. Conclusion: The satisfaction of the mother in breastfeeding has increased after being intervened with Marmet technique.

Author Biography

Rani Dwi Sulistiawati1, Tiyas Kusumaningrum1, Retnayu Pradanie1, Ni Ketut Alit Armini1

Department of Maternity and Pediatrics, Faculty of Nursing, Universitas Airlangga

Published

2020-04-29

How to Cite

Rani Dwi Sulistiawati1, Tiyas Kusumaningrum1, Retnayu Pradanie1, Ni Ketut Alit Armini1. (2020). The Effect of Marmet Technique on Mother’s Satisfaction in Breastfeeding. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 14(2), 1886-1895. https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v14i2.3213