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Background : At the first active phase is currently the most tiring and heavy. In this phase, most women feel intense pain due to uterine activity began to be more active. Increasing number of women who want to give birth with the birth process that takes place without pain cause a variety of methods are used to reduce pain in childbirth. The most frequently performed to reduce pain is to massage method. But sometimes the method of massage that is done not in place so that the result is inefficient.
Objectives : To examine the effectiveness of effleurage massage treatment at the first stage of the active phase of labor to reduce maternal pain in BPM Yusnaeni.
Methods : The study was a Quasi Experiment with One Group Pre-test Post-test. Respondents in this study were all mothers delivered at the first stage of the active phase in the BPM Yusnaeni by the number of study subjects were 10 mothers were taken by way of Non-Probability sampling technique with saturated.
Results : Statistical test Wilcoxon Signed Ranks Test showed Ztest at -2,873 with Zstaistic value for (p <0.05) is equal to -1.96. From the results of calculations using the Wilcoxon Signed Ranks Test is also known that Ztest> Zstatistic (-2,873> -1.96). It means that Ho is rejected or there is a difference of pain before and after the effleurage massage.
Conclusion: There is a massage treatment effectiveness eflleurage the first stage of labor to reduce maternal pain