Authors
Cici Apriza Yanti, Lindah Wahidah Harfi, Nurhayati Nurhayati
Publication date
2019/11/28
Journal
Jurnal Kesehatan
Volume
10
Issue
3
Pages
177-182
Description
The population of the elderly indicates the increasing age of life expectancy. The elderly in Indonesia has lost a tooth that belonged to high, ie 24% of the toothless condition in society above the age of 65 years The loss of teeth is one of the factors affecting the nutritional status of the elderly. This study aimed to determine Nutritional Status Differences toward Dentures Use in the Elderly in Guguk Panjang Community Health Center Bukittinggi in 2018. The design of this research was descriptive-analytic. The populations were all elderly dentures in Guguk Panjang Community Health Center. They were 32 people. The data was processed by univariate and bivariate analysis by using Independent Sample T-test. The results of this research found that from16 elderly claimed that two of them (12.5%) had underweight nutritional status. Then, 6 or 37.5% did not have phytic was of poor nutritional status. Moreover, the …
Scholar articles
CA Yanti, LW Harfi, N Nurhayati – Jurnal Kesehatan, 2019