The Correlation of Knowledge and the Attitudes of Class VII Teenage Girls in Readiness to Face Menarche
Keywords:knowledge, attitude, readiness to face menarche
Menstruation is one of the things that many girls or teenage girls fear. Those who are not aware of the occurrence of changes in the body and its reproductive processes, can suppose that menstruation is one of the diseases that occurs on her that affects physical and mental health.Â It happens to girls who are not given the knowledge and understanding of the correct menstruation, that menstruation is as a normal function. teenage girls who are not ready to face menarche will experience fear, anxiety, surprise, sadness, disappointment, shame, worry and confusion that will arise the desire to reject the physiological process. Adolescence feels that menstruation as something cruel and threatening, this can also continue in a more negative direction. Teenage girls who are ready to face menarche, will feel happy and proud, because they consider themselves biologically mature. Analytical observational research with cross sectional design.Â The subjects in this study were teenage girls in grade VII of SMPN 1 Gampeng Rejo Kediri who were aged 12-14 years and were willing to become respondents, who had not or who had menstruated and wanted to fill out the questionnaires included in the inclusion questionnaire totaling 40 people. Most of the 29 respondents (72.5%) had an attitude of accepting criteria to face menarche, namely 2 respondents (5%) with criteria not ready to face menarche, 16 respondents (40%) with criteria of being sufficiently prepared and 11 respondents (27.5%) with ready criteria. The results of the correlation test showed there is a significant relationship between the Menarche Knowledge and Attitudes of Class VII Teenage Girls in Menarche Readiness.Â D gets a value of Ïvalue = 0.000 < Î± 0.05.
Astutik D, and Diyan I., 2014. The Relationship Between Motherhood and Adolescent Readiness to Face Menarche in Young Women at SMPN 02 Maesan Bondowoso. Jember: FIKES Muhammadiyah University of Jember
Ayu and Khairani. 2011. The Relationship between the Motherâ€“Child Community and Readiness to Face First Menstruation (Menarche). Aceh: Syiah Kuala University Banda Aceh
Catarina, N.W. 2013. The Relationship between Adolescent Knowledge about Menarche and Anxiety facing Menarche at SD Tlogo Kasihan and SD Mejing II Gamping Yogyakarta. Yogyakarta: PSIK Stikes General Achmad Yani.
Dedi, S.S.2018. The Relationship between Family Support about Menstruation and Young Women's Readiness to Face Menarche at Nurul 'Ilmi Padang Sidimpuan Private Junior High School. North Sumatra: Faculty of Medicine, University of North Sumatra.
Devi, G.M., Septi F.N & Fikri M. 2013. Attitudes of Young Women Aged 12 â€“ 15 Years About Menarche at SMPN Bandar kedung mulyo Jombang Regency. Jombang: Journal of STIKES Jombang Regency Government.
Ibrah, 2010. Overview of Knowledge, Attitudes and Actions about Menarche in Students of SMPN 11 Parepare City. Makassar: Midwifery Study Program FIK Aludin State Islamic University.
Irnawati, 2016. Factors Related to The Knowledge of Young Women Class IV, V, VI about Menarche at SDN Karang Kidul II Benjeng District, Gresik Regency. Surabaya: FK Unair.
Jayanti, N. and Purwanti S., 2012. Description of Faktroâ€“Faktror that Affects The Readiness of Children in Facing Menarche at SDN 1 Kretek, Paguyangan District, Brebes Regency. Scientific Journal of Obstetrics vol.3, No. 1. Purwokerto: YLPP Midwifery Academy.
Leliana, 2010. The Relationship of Young Women's Knowledge to Readiness in FacingMenarche at SD Al â€“ Azhar Medan. North Sumatra: Faculty of Nursing, North Sumtra University.
Muhibbin Shah, 2017. Educational Psychologist. Bandung: Juvenile Rosdakarya.
Notoatmodjo, Soekidjo. 2012. Health Research Methodology. Jakarta: Rineka Cipta.
Puspita, I. F et al, 2015. Factors Affecting the Readiness of Young Women to Face Menarche at SDN 02 Sukorejo Semarang. Semarang: Abdi Husada Midwifery Academy.
Riskesdas. 2014. Basic Health Research Report. Jakarta: Health Research and Development Agency of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Indonesia.
Sari, D.P et al, 2019. Factors Affecting Early Menarche in Elementary School Students of Lapadde Village, Parepare City. Scientific Journal of Human and Health Vol 2 No. 1 January 2019
Slameto. 2013. Learning and the Factors That Influence It. Jakarta: Rineka Cipta.
Suryani, Eko and Hesty Widyasih. 2012. Maternal and Child Psychology. Yogyakarta: Fitramaya.
Shaifuddin, A.B. 2013. Practical Handbook of Contraceptive Services. Jakarta: YBPSP.
Ucik, L. 2015. The relationship between anxiety level and attitude in facing menarche in class V students at SD Karangnongko Subdistrict, Klaten Regency. Yogyakarta: StikesAisyiyah Yogyakarta.