ABSTRACT: The exclusive breastfeeding is a relative new science, it also be learned especially by mothers because appearance of Indonesian female was very bad classify. Principally of District Statistic Center, 1997 that 8 of 100 female have illiteracy were compared with 3 of 100 male in cities.
The objectives of this research to find out the relation between mother's knowledge lactation and given behaviour exclusive breastfeeding in development and growth blinic of RSU. Dr. Sardjito Yogyakarta.
This was a survey descriptive with cross sectional approach.The implementation of research at 1st until 2ndweeks on July 2002. Thirty mothers lactation have baby at 4 until 12 month were participated in this research.
Statistical results with used product moment formula showed correlation (r) = 0,526 with significan 0,003, it means there was middle possitive relation between mother's knowledge lactation and given behaviour exclusive breastfeeding in development and growth clinic of RSU. Dr. Sardjito Yogyakarta.
Penulis: Frederika N.M. Lossu, Widayawati, dan Fitri Haryanti
Kode Jurnal: jpkesmasdd140504