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RMJ. 2022; 47(1): 108-111


Baby weight gain through Sitra baby massage

Siti Rahmadani, Vera Suzana Dewi Haris, Nurhayati, Erlin Puspita.

Abstract
Objective: To analyze differences of baby weight before and after Sitra baby massage.
Methodology: The design of this study was quasi experiment by pretest-posttest with control group design technique. Sitra massage was used for 2 months (8 times) and compared with traditional massage. Weight change was checked.
Results: The study included 60 participants. There were differences in baby weight gain in post intervention of either control group or experimental group (p=0.000). Baby weight gain through Sitra massage was greater than through traditional massage with average of difference in weight gain of 52.55 gram (p<0.000). Sitra technique could increase variation of baby weight in 63.2%.
Conclusion: Baby weight gain through Sitra massage for 2 months was greater than traditional massage.

Key words: Baby massage, Baby weight, low birth weight.


 
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Rahmadani S, Haris VSD, Nurhayati , Puspita E. Baby weight gain through Sitra baby massage. RMJ. 2022; 47(1): 108-111.


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Rahmadani S, Haris VSD, Nurhayati , Puspita E. Baby weight gain through Sitra baby massage. RMJ. (2022), [cited April 05, 2022]; 47(1): 108-111.



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Rahmadani, S., Haris, . V. S. D., Nurhayati, . & Puspita, . E. (2022) Baby weight gain through Sitra baby massage. RMJ, 47 (1), 108-111.



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Rahmadani, Siti, Vera Suzana Dewi Haris, Nurhayati, and Erlin Puspita. 2022. Baby weight gain through Sitra baby massage. Rawal Medical Journal, 47 (1), 108-111.



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Rahmadani, Siti, Vera Suzana Dewi Haris, Nurhayati, and Erlin Puspita. "Baby weight gain through Sitra baby massage." Rawal Medical Journal 47 (2022), 108-111.



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Rahmadani, Siti, Vera Suzana Dewi Haris, Nurhayati, and Erlin Puspita. "Baby weight gain through Sitra baby massage." Rawal Medical Journal 47.1 (2022), 108-111. Print.



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Rahmadani, S., Haris, . V. S. D., Nurhayati, . & Puspita, . E. (2022) Baby weight gain through Sitra baby massage. Rawal Medical Journal, 47 (1), 108-111.








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