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Title: Effectiveness of Structured Instruction on Knowledge and Practice Regarding Reproductive Health among Adolescent Girls
Researcher: Vijayarani B
Guide(s): Premavathy Vijayan
Keywords: Reproductive Health
Adolescent Girls
University: Avinashilingam Deemed University For Women
Completed Date: 18.08.2017
Abstract: Adolescence is a transitional period between childhood and adulthood. There is newlinetremendous and rapid physical, physiological, psychosocial and sexual growth and development. newlineThe adolescent period is from 10 to 19 years. The adolescent girls do not feel free to share their newlinereproductive health problems with parents and peers due to fear and lack of adequate knowledge newlineto identify their menstrual problems, adoption of healthy food and hygienic practices and right newlinechoice of treatment. Hence an effort was made to assess the effectiveness of structured newlineinstruction (SI) on knowledge and practice regarding reproductive health among adolescent girls newline(13 16 years) studying in VIII and IX standards in schools at Dharapuram, Tiruppur district. A newlinePre experimental one group pretest posttest design was used for the study. newlineA total of 500 samples were selected from two schools using purposive sampling newlinetechnique. A self administered structured knowledge and practice questionnaire was given newlineindividually to assess the pretest knowledge and practice on reproductive health . The total newlineknowledge score was 25 and practice score was 20. After which ,a structured instruction (SI) was newlinegiven on reproductive health to the group . Then a self instructional module (booklet) on newlinereproductive health was distributed to all the samples. The posttest was conducted on the 30th newlineday using the same tool. newlineOne hundred mothers of the day scholars were selected using systematic random newlinesampling method.
Pagination: 188 p.
Appears in Departments:Department of Womens Studies

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