The Influence of Slow Stroke Back Massage, Cold-compress and Warm-compress to the Level of Prostaglandin F2? (PGF2?) in Primary Dysmenorrhea

Authors

  • Mukhoirotin1, Kurniawati1, Diah Ayu Fatmawati1

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v14i2.3370

Keywords:

Slow Stroke Back Massage, Cold-compresses, Warm-compresses, PGF2?, menstrual pain

Abstract

The cause of primary dysmenorrhea is excessive release of the hormone prostaglandin F2-alpha (PGF2?). The aim of this study was to assess the influence of SBBM, cold-compresses and warm-compresses toward the level of PGF2? in primary dysmenorrhea, using Post Test Only with Control Group Design and PretestPostest Control Group Design. The subjects were 76 female-student, selected by purposive sampling. NRS used to measure the pain level and ELISA used to measure PGF2? levels. The data were analyzed by using Paired Sample T-Test, One-Way Anova and Kruskal-Wallis test. SSBM, cold-compresses and warmcompresses are effective to decreasing of pain level and PGF2? levels in primary dysmenorrhoea.

Author Biography

Mukhoirotin1, Kurniawati1, Diah Ayu Fatmawati1

1Lecturer, Nursing Science Program, Faculty of Health Science, Unipdu Jombang

Published

2020-04-29

How to Cite

Mukhoirotin1, Kurniawati1, Diah Ayu Fatmawati1. (2020). The Influence of Slow Stroke Back Massage, Cold-compress and Warm-compress to the Level of Prostaglandin F2? (PGF2?) in Primary Dysmenorrhea . Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 14(2), 2301-2306. https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v14i2.3370