Gambaran Praktik Dukungan Suami untuk Istri dalam Kunjungan ANC (Studi di Wilayah Kerja Puskesmas Purwodadi II Kabupaten Grobogan)

*Hani Lutfiari Adila  -  Diponegoro University, Indonesia
Suyatno Suyatno  -  Diponegoro University, Indonesia
Yudhy Dharmawan scopus  -  Diponegoro University, Indonesia
Received: 21 Dec 2019; Published: 9 Jan 2020.
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Section: Gizi Kesehatan Masyarakat
Language: EN
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Antenatal care is an effort made to reduce the number of maternal mortality. The husband as a partner and companion of pregnant women has an important role to support the pregnancy of their wives, including in the ANC visit. The support given by the husband can encourage pregnant women in enhancing the access to ANC services. A cross sectional study was conducted to describe husband's support for their wives in ANC visit in the work area of Purwodadi II Public Health Center, Grobogan Regency. The population in this study were all husbands whose wife's gestational age was in the third trimester in July 2019 and residing in the work area of Purwodadi II Health Center with a total of 140 people. 57 husbands were recruited using the simple random sampling technique. Data were collected through interviews based on the questionnaire then wereOanalyzed by using descriptive analysis. The result of this study shows that most husbands provide good support for their wives in ANC visit.
support, husband, ANC visit

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