EFEKTIVITAS ENDORPHIN MASSAGE TERHADAP TINGKAT KECEMASAN IBU BERSALIN PRIMIPARA KALA 1 FASE AKTIF
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Keywords

Endorphin Massage, Maternal Anxiety, Primipara.

Abstract

Based on 15 Maternal Primipara active phase I interview result obtained 10 mothers said fear and anxiety and 5 mothers do not experience anxiety, maternal experience anxiety during labor process like mother look nervous, uneasy and uncomfortable. Endorphin massage is a light massage therapy that can stimulate the body to release endorphin compounds that are pain relievers and can cause feelings of comfort during labor. This study aims to determine the effectiveness of endorphin massage to maternal anxiety level who primipara active phase I.

The study design was Quasi Experimental with Pre And Post Test Without Control. Samples in this study were 20 maternal who primipara active phase I with Purposive Sampling technique.

The result study was Wilcoxon test obtained that p value <0,05 (0,003) it means that there was effectiveness of endorphin massage to maternal anxiety level who primipara active phase I.

The conclusion of this study, there was effectiveness of endorphin massage to maternal anxiety level who primipara active phase I. It is suggested that endorphin massage is used as Standard Operational Procedure (SOP) in midwifery care in maternity in particular to reduce the level of anxiety.

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