Determinant Analysis of the Onset Postpartum Women’s Lactation
1Iin Octaviana Hutagaol, Hepti Mulyati, Pesta Corry Sihotang, Evi Setyawati, Hasnidar
Women have responsible in staying with baby to achieve the optimum their growth and developmnent. The best way to convey the mercy and to optimise the potential baby’s growth and dwvwlopment by providing breast milk. The aims of this research to analys the determinant of lactation onset.this research done in 13 Public Health Center (PHC) in Palu. Sampling determined by proportionate stratified random sampling.Independent variable such as women’s caharacteristic, baby’s characteristic, Early Breastfeeding Initiation (EBI), family’s support, post partum weight tetention, women’s anxiety and rooming in implementation. dependent varable is onset of lactation. Research design by cross sectional study. Bivariate statistic analyses by using chi square test to obtan the correlation between each variables. And it used logistic regretion test to find the Odds Ratio valiue (OR). Result shown that having six variables influenced the onset of lactation such as earning, EBI, rooming in care, post partum weight retention, anxiety and family’s support are essential determinant, ut rooming in care become main determinant toward onset of lavtation. Conclusion of this research mentioned that earning, EBI, rooming in care, post partum weight retention, anxiety and family’s support have correlation toward onset of lactation.
determinant, onset of lactation, postpartum women