SUSENO, AGUS (2008) HUBUNGAN ANTARA KEJADIAN OSTEOARTRITIS DENGAN OBESITAS YANG DIUKUR DENGAN METODE PENGUKURAN BMI DI UNIT RAWAT JALAN SALAH SATU RUMAH SAKIT SWASTA KOTA MALANG PERIODE JANUARI - DESEMBER 2006. Other thesis, University of Muhammadiyah Malang.
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Background. WHO have been declared obesity become epidemic problem in the world. Recently its sufferer prevalence increases annually. Obesity is one of the cause osteoarthritis. This disease is characterized by damage on cartilage joint leading to damage on entire joint. There has not been medicine to cure osteoarthritis yet. Nowadays the medication is just for relieving the pain. Objective of Research. To know whether there is relation of osteoarthritis occurrence on person with obesity using BMI method. Research Method. Observational analytic with cross – sectional approach. Sample was taken by random sampling through medical record treatment in Rheumatology department of Private Hospital in Malang on January – December 2006. To determine the existence relation of osteoarthritis with obesity require to test of hypothesis of Chi Square with value of signification (p) smaller than alpha 0.05. Result of the Research. From 125 research sample got by 70.4% and woman of prevalence osteoarthritis with obesity 58,4%. Result of test of chi square got by the existence of relation between occurence of osteoarthritis with obesity use method measurement of index mass body(BMI) posed at with value of signification (p) 0.035. Conclusion. There is significant relation between osteoarthritis occurance and obesity using body mass index (BMI) measurement method.
|Item Type:||Thesis (Other)|
|Subjects:||R Medicine > R Medicine (General)|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Medicine > Department of Medical Education|
|Depositing User:||Rayi Tegar Pamungkas|
|Date Deposited:||14 Jun 2012 02:28|
|Last Modified:||14 Jun 2012 02:28|
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