The Knowledge of Parents of Children With Diarrhea on Oralit at the Department of Child Health, Dr. Pirngadi General Hospital Medan

  • Martinus Saragih Department of Child Health, Universitas Sumatera Utara Medical School/Dr. Pirngadi General Hospital, Medan, North Sumatera
  • Rafita Ramayati Department of Child Health, Universitas Sumatera Utara Medical School/Dr. Pirngadi General Hospital, Medan, North Sumatera
  • Mansur Karo-Karo Department of Child Health, Universitas Sumatera Utara Medical School/Dr. Pirngadi General Hospital, Medan, North Sumatera
  • Effendi Harahap Department of Child Health, Universitas Sumatera Utara Medical School/Dr. Pirngadi General Hospital, Medan, North Sumatera
  • A.H. Sutanto Department of Child Health, Universitas Sumatera Utara Medical School/Dr. Pirngadi General Hospital, Medan, North Sumatera
  • Helena Siregar Department of Child Health, Universitas Sumatera Utara Medical School/Dr. Pirngadi General Hospital, Medan, North Sumatera
Keywords: diarrhe, oralit

Abstract

At Dr. Pirngadi General Hospital Medan 285 parents of children with diarrhea had been interviewed about their knowledge on oralit. Only 57.7% of the parents know and use oralit, 12.2.% have known but

never used, 13.7.% have only heard while 20.4% never heard of oralit.

The main source of information were doctors (63.9%), next come radio and television (7.9%) and then newspaper or magazine (1.8.%). The main supplier or distributor was the dispensary (86.9%).

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Published
2021-12-20
How to Cite
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Saragih M, Ramayati R, Karo-Karo M, Harahap E, Sutanto A, Siregar H. The Knowledge of Parents of Children With Diarrhea on Oralit at the Department of Child Health, Dr. Pirngadi General Hospital Medan. PI [Internet]. 20Dec.2021 [cited 22May2024];23(5-6):103-. Available from: https://paediatricaindonesiana.org/index.php/paediatrica-indonesiana/article/view/2900
Section
Pediatric Gastrohepatology
Received 2021-12-20
Published 2021-12-20