Abstract: Diarrhea is one of the infectious disease is still a public health problem in Indonesia. Health Profile Klaten (2013) found the highest coverage of diarrhea in infants in Klaten amounted to 93.33%. This proves that the diarrheal disease in children under five is still a health problem. Mother very important role in the incidence of diarrhea in infants. Improve maternal knowledge about the prevention and management of diarrhea in infants becomes very important given the age of the child or children are highly vulnerable to various diseases, especially diarrhea.
Objective: This study aimed to determine the relationship with the mother's knowledge of governance diarrhea without dehydration in infants.
Research methode : This type of research is analytic survey. The sample was all mothers who have children aged 1-5 years diarrhea by 51 mothers. The sampling technique using total sampling. The instrument used was a questionnaire. Bivariate statistical tests using Kendall Tau.
The reult of research : On average respondents 30.90 years old, high school education (62.7%) and unemployed (41.2%), the level of knowledge of mothers about diarrhea is good at 62.7%, governance diarrhea without dehydration mom is good at 51.0%, Kendall Tau test results obtained p value of 0.038 (α = 0.05).
Conclusions: There is a relationship with the mother's knowledge of governance diarrhea without dehydration in infants in the village of Klaten District of Central
Penulis: Fitriana Noor Khayati
Kode Jurnal: jpkeperawatandd130473