Determination of Effectiveness of Exclusive Breastfeeding Preparing Program on Knowledge of Primipara Mothers in Kirkuk City Hospitals

Authors

  • Muntaha Hameed Hussein
  • Suhad H. Khairi
  • Mahasin T. AL-Harbawe

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i4.17260

Keywords:

Effectiveness , Exclusive breastfeeding , Preparing program, Knowledge, Primipara mothers.

Abstract

Objective: To determine of effectiveness of exclusive breastfeeding preparing program on knowledge
of primipara mothers in kirkuk city hospitals
Methodology: A quasi-experimental design of thirty Primipara women in three hospitals in kirkuk city
for the period from March 1st to October 1st 2020.The data collected through stages which include
pretest, posttest.
Results: The finding indicate that among thirty study sample the MS and SD were higher in posttest
in compare with pretest, and significant differences were found within study sample before and after
program at (P=0.05) which indicated that educational program positively effect on the study sample
regarding exclusive breastfeeding.
Conclusions: The study concludes that after assessing the knowledge of the study sample, it found that
their knowledge was poor and exclusive breastfeeding educational program was effectively improved
their knowledge.

Author Biographies

Muntaha Hameed Hussein

Ph.D. , Department of Maternal and Newborn Nursing - College of Nursing / University of Baghdad.

Suhad H. Khairi

Assist. prof. Dr. , Department of Maternal and Newborn Nursing - College of Nursing / University of
Baghdad

Mahasin T. AL-Harbawe

Assist. Prof. Dr. , Community Health Nursing / Al-Maarif University College

Published

2021-09-05

How to Cite

Muntaha Hameed Hussein, Suhad H. Khairi, & Mahasin T. AL-Harbawe. (2021). Determination of Effectiveness of Exclusive Breastfeeding Preparing Program on Knowledge of Primipara Mothers in Kirkuk City Hospitals. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 15(4), 3198-3207. https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i4.17260