The Effectiveness Of Warm Water Therapy On Low-Back Pain During Pregnancy In Public Heath Center (Puskesmas) Pisangan- Ciputat

Ilzam Nuzulul Hakiki, Puspita Palupi, Maulina Handayani

Abstract

Objective: To identify the effectiveness warm water therapy to low back pain during pregnancy Public Health Center Pisangan-Ciputat.

Methods: This study used quasy-experimental design.  Using purposive sampling technique, 17 women with low back pain during pregnancy participated in this study. Pain level was measured by Visual Analog Scale.

Results: There was a significant effect of warm therapy to lower back pain. It was proven by p value = 0.000 (<0.05).   

Conclusion: This research could be used as reference to reduce low back pain during pregnancy in nursing are.

Keywords: Pregnancy; low back pain; warm water therapy

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