Incontinence was a problem that often occurs in the elderly and this condition can worsen the elderly situation with the appearance of severe damage to the integrity of the skin. The aim of this study was to determine the effect of virgin coconut oil on skin integrity in the elderly with incontinence. The design of research was a quasi-experimental with non equivalent control group design. The population in this study were all elderly who experience incontinence. The sampling technique used was consecutive sampling with a total of 10 people in the experimental group and 10 people in the control group. The using of virgin coconut oil is done every time after the stool incontinence episode and after bathing.
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Babies often have skin problems because the oil glands are still not fully developed. Skin disorders in babies in Indonesia are the most common of which are diaper rash and prickly heat. Usually areas of the skin that often occur because of diaper rash around the buttocks and genitals. Diaper rash can also be caused by fungi and bacteria. The purpose of this study is to Know the Effect of Olive Oil on the healing of diaper Rash in infants aged months. Pre-experimental research design in one group one group pre test-post test.
Samples in this study were 36 babies using purposive sampling sampling technique. Instrument used is observation sheet and analysis used is statistical test of Mc. The results after obtaining intervention of olive oil obtained from 36 babies found that as many as 25 babies Result of analysis with Test of Mc. The conclusions of this study, especially mothers who have babies who have diaper rash.
It is expected to increase the knowledge and prevention of diaper rash in infants with olive oil especially the problem of diaper rash so that mother can use the correct diaper in her child. Skip to main content Skip to main navigation menu Skip to site footer. Abstract Babies often have skin problems because the oil glands are still not fully developed. Vol 7 No 02 : Jurnal Info Kesehatan. Flag Counter.
EFFECT OF VIRGIN COCONUT OIL ON SKIN INTEGRITY IN THE ELDERLY WITH INCONTINENCE