The Effect of Buzz Group Modification Method on Exclusive Breastfeeding Against Self Efficacy in Pregnant Women: A Quasi Experiment

Authors

  • Febyana Dwi Cahyantia1 , Lailatun Nimah1 , Retnayu Pradaniea1

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/mlu.v20i3.1437

Keywords:

Buzz Group Modification, Buzz Group Method, Self-Efficacy, Breastfeeding Self-Efficacy

Abstract

Background: Exclusive breastfeeding for six months is an effort to increase the breastfeeding benefits and

reduce infant mortality rate. Self efficacy is one of the factors that can influence the level of confidence

exclusive in breastfeeding.

Aim: This study aimed to identify the level of self efficacy before and after given modified buzz group

method and to the influence of modified buzz group method about exclusive breastfeeding against self

efficacy in pregnant mother

Method: This study was designed using quasi-experimental design. The study was conducted in the working

area of the health center. The total population used in this study was 42 pregnant women. A total sample of

38 respondents was taken according to purposive sampling. BSES-SF (Breastfeeding Self Efficacy Scale

Short Form) questionnaire was administered at pre-test and post-test. Data analysis was performed using the

Wilcoxon Signed Rank test and the Mann Whitney test.

Results: The results showed that the Wilcoxon Signed Rank statistical test obtained p value of 0,000 in

the treatment group and p value of 0.355 in the control group. The Mann Whitney statistical test obtained

a significant value of p = 0,000 at the post-test. The modification of the buzz group method took effect

to increased self efficacy about exclusive breastfeeding for pregnant mother because this method was

organized by four sources of self efficacy that was direct experience, indirect experience, verbal persuasion,

and emotional condition.

Conclusion: With the modification of the buzz group method and self efficacy for pregnant mother can

increase of value for breastfeeding exclusive coverage.

Author Biography

Febyana Dwi Cahyantia1 , Lailatun Nimah1 , Retnayu Pradaniea1

1 Faculty of Nursing, Universitas Airlangga, Surabaya, Indonesia, Universitas Airlangga Kampus C, Jl. Mulyorejo,

Surabaya, Kota SBY, Jawa Timur

Published

2020-07-24

How to Cite

Febyana Dwi Cahyantia1 , Lailatun Nimah1 , Retnayu Pradaniea1. (2020). The Effect of Buzz Group Modification Method on Exclusive Breastfeeding Against Self Efficacy in Pregnant Women: A Quasi Experiment. Medico Legal Update, 20(3), 446-451. https://doi.org/10.37506/mlu.v20i3.1437