The Relation of Knowledge and Life Style with Hipertension at Puskesmas Depok 2 Condong Catur Sleman

  • Eltanina Ulfameytalia Dewi Nursing Study Programme STIKES Guna Bangsa Yogyakarta
  • Maria H. Bakri Nursing Department Poltekkes Kemenkes Yogyakarta
  • Yohanes Dari Nursing Study Programme STIKES Guna Bangsa Yogyakarta

Abstract

Background: Hypertension is non-contagious disease caused by several factors such as stress, obesity, nutritions, and life style. Some people were known to consume junk food, smoking, and never routinely exercise.

Objective: The aim is to find out the relationship of knowledge and life style with hypertension at Puskesmas Depok 2 Condong Catur Sleman Yogyakarta.

Method: This is an analytical correlation research with cross sectional method. This research was conducted outpatient who attended Puskesmas Depok 2 Condong Catur Sleman Yogyakarta using purposive sampling as many with 129 patients.

Result: Knowledge as general is enough 48,1% and life syle(41,1%). Hypertension as moderate level 49,6%. Ther is correlation between knowledge and life style with hypertention p value 0,000.

Conclusion: There is a significant correlation between knowledge and life style with hypertension.

Published
2017-07-31