The proceedings of the 2nd Bakti Tunas Husada-Health Science International Conference (BTH-HSIC 2019)

Effectiveness of Allium Sativum and Olive Oil in Overcoming Pruritus in Kidney Failure Patients at Hemodialysis Unit of Dr. Soekardjo Hospital, Tasikmalaya City

Authors
Hana Ariyani, Rikky Gita Hilmawan, Lutfi S Baharudin
Corresponding Author
Hana Ariyani
Available Online 8 June 2020.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/ahsr.k.200523.036How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Allium Sativum, Kidney Failure, Olive Oil, pruritus
Abstract

Objective: This study aimed to determine the effectiveness of Allium Sativum and Olive Oil in overcoming pruritus in kidney failure patients at Hemodialysis Unit of dr. Soekardjo Hospital Tasikmalaya City. Method: This study was a pre-experimental study “one group pre-test post-test” design. The sample in this study amounted to 38 people (19 people in Allium Sativum Oil intervention and 19 people in the Olive Oil intervention) were taken using purposive sampling methods that met the inclusion and exclusion criteria. The instrument in this study used a 5 Dimensions Itch Scale questionnaire adapted from Mayo et al (2010). Research data processed using a paired t-test. Results: The results showed that there was no difference in the degree of pruritus in patients with Kidney Failure after topical Allium Sativum Oil intervention with p-value 0.067. However, there were differences in the degree of pruritus in Kidney Failure patients after topical Olive Oil intervention with p-value of 0.001. Conclusion: Allium Sativum Oil is less effective in overcoming pruritus in Kidney Failure patients at Hemodialysis Unit of dr. Soekardjo Hospital Tasikmalaya City, while Olive Oil is effective in overcoming pruritus in kidney failure patients at Hemodialysis Unit of dr. Soekardjo Hospital Tasikmalaya city.

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Volume Title
The proceedings of the 2nd Bakti Tunas Husada-Health Science International Conference (BTH-HSIC 2019)
Series
Advances in Health Sciences Research
Publication Date
8 June 2020
ISBN
978-94-6252-976-2
ISSN
2468-5739
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/ahsr.k.200523.036How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2020, the Authors. Published by Atlantis Press.
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/).

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