KNOWLEDGE, ADHERENCE ON NEWBORN SCREENING AMONG POSTPARTUM MOTHERS IN MHARS-RTTH
A Research Paper
Presented to the
Faculty of the College of Nursing
In Partial Fulfillment of College of Nursing
Lao, Ladyvie Jamila S.
Palangan, J-an L.
This research paper entitled ‘’ KNOWLEDGE, ADHERENCE ON NEWBORN SCREENING AMONG POSTPARTUM MOTHERS IN MHARS-RTTH,’’ prepared and submit by, Lao, Ladyvie Jamila S. and Palangan, J-an L. in partial and fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Bachelor of Science in Nursing, has been examined and recommended for acceptance and approval for Oral Defense.
LEAH PEPITO, MAN
Approved by the committee on Oral Examination with a grade of _________.
CYNTHIA S. SUPERABLE, Ed. D.
Accepted and approved in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing.
CYNTHIA S. SUPERABLE Ed. D
Dean, College of Nursing & School of
The researchers would like to pay tribute to those who have aided them to the completion of this study. The researchers sincerely and profoundly express their appreciation, perpetual love and heartfelt gratitude to the following who helped, offered assistance, encouragement and inspiration in making this possible. To all the respondents who in one way or another extended their helping hands in answering the questionnaires and for their whole-hearted cooperation. To the researcher’s friends who brought they joy during their endeavors in making this study. Mrs. Leah T. Pepito, the researchers’ adviser for the priceless effort, guidance, patience and willing assistance I n the preparation, development and completion of this research study. Without those constructive criticism, wise advices and guidance, this would not be brought to completion. To the researchers’ parents, respectively for their love, prayers, encouragement and inspiration which enabled the researchers to attain the goal of their academic obsessions. And above all, to the great father, the Almighty God who serves as the light in all their struggles and undertakings. His love that’s constant and sufficient grace have made them stand out amidst the odds and adversaries in life.
The Researchers ABSTRACT
1. Title: KNOWLEDGE, ADHERENCE ON NEWBORN SCREENING AMONG POSTPARTUM MOTHERS IN MHARS-RTTH Total Number of Papers
Text Number of Papers
: Lao, Ladyvie Jamila S.
Palangan, J-an L.
3. Type of Document
: Nursing Research
4. Type of publication
5. Host Institution
: Misamis University, Ozamiz City
: Newborn Screening,
7.1 Summary. This study determined the Knowledge, Adherence on Newborn Screening among Postpartum Mothers in MHARS-RTTH, Ozamiz City. A descriptive survey method was utilized in the study. The Respondent’s of this study were 20 postpartum mothers in MHARS – RTTH Ozamiz City which were selected through purposive sampling. Frequency, Percentage, & regression analysis were the statistical tools that were used in the interpretation and analysis of data that was gathered using Minitab was employed. This study revealed several significant findings: Majority of the respondents of this study within the age bracket of 28 to 32 years old and 33 years old and above....
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Letter of Request
September 07, 2012
Dean, College of Nursing and Midwifery
September 7, 2012
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