Relationship of Radiological Abnormalities and the Level of Pain in Patients with Knee Joint Osteoarthritis in Kendari City General Hospital

Authors

  • Muh Rustam HN1 , Agussalim Ali1 , Iis Ainu Rahma1 , La Ode Alifariki

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijonc.v8i1.8714

Keywords:

Osteoarthritic, Radiological abnormalities staging, Pain level

Abstract

Background: The aims of this study determine the correlation between radiological abnormalities staging
and pain level with osteoartritic of knee joint of Rumah Sakit Umum Daerah Kota Kendari. Method: This
research is an observasional analytic study with cross-sectional approach. 37 sampels were acquired through
total sampling. Data were analyzed using the Spearman correlation test (p value <0,05). Result: Result of
the univariat analysis show that most patients have moderat radiological abnormality that was 12 (32.43%)
and most of patient have severe pain level that was19 (51.35%). Based on bivariat statistical test, a positive
correlation was obtained between radiological abnormalities staging and pain level with osteoartritic of
knee joint with p=0,000 and r=0,831. Conclusion: There was a significant correlation between radiological
abnormalities staging and pain level with osteoartritic of knee joint of Rumah Sakit Umum Daerah Kota
Kendari.

Author Biography

Muh Rustam HN1 , Agussalim Ali1 , Iis Ainu Rahma1 , La Ode Alifariki

1
Department of Medical, 2
Department of Nursing, Medical of Faculty, Halu Oleo University, Indonesia

Published

2020-01-30