THESIS FOR UNDERGRADUATE THE LEVEL OF PATIENT KNOWLEDGE AND RATIONALITY OF SELF MEDICATION AT THE COLOMADU DISTRICT DRUG STORES

Sholiha, Sulfiatus (2019) THESIS FOR UNDERGRADUATE THE LEVEL OF PATIENT KNOWLEDGE AND RATIONALITY OF SELF MEDICATION AT THE COLOMADU DISTRICT DRUG STORES. Diploma thesis, UNIDA.

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Abstract

ABSTRACT Self-medication is a part of the community’s efforts to deal with minor illnesses by using over-the-counter drugs, limited over-the-counter drugs, and mandatory drug medicines without consulting a doctor first. This study was conducted to analyze the level of knowledge and rationality of the use of self-medication. Respondents had the aged in the range of 18-60 years at five Colomadu district drug stores. The retrieval data were done by interviewing used a questionnaire that had tested for validity and reliability. The respondents 110 with consecutive sampling method from five drug stores in Colomadu District. Data were analyzed by Chi-square test using Statistical Product and Servicer Solution (SPSS) version 17. The results showed that the level of knowledge of patients 37.3% wasclassified as poor, 39.1% classified as moderate and 23.6% classified as good. The use of self-medication was 17.3% irrational and 82.7% rational. Based on the results of the chi-square test, the level of knowledge and rationality of self-medication was not influenced by gender, age, last education, and occupational factors. Based on the results of the study it was found that the level of knowledge of patients classified as moderate with a percentage of 39.1%. The rationality of self-medication classified as rational with a percentage of 82.7% Keywords: Drug store, Knowledge, Rationality of drug use, Self-medication.

Item Type: Thesis (Diploma)
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Divisions: Fakultas Ilmu Kesehatan UNIDA Gontor > Farmasi
Depositing User: Mr Muhammad Taufiq Riza
Date Deposited: 04 Nov 2020 04:40
Last Modified: 04 Nov 2020 04:40
URI: http://repo.unida.gontor.ac.id/id/eprint/562

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