Factors Associated with Pregnancy at Risk for Obstetric Emergency in Pregnant Women at Koya Barat Health Center Jayapura City Papua

Authors

  • Hasmi
  • Theresia Patipeme
  • Yacob Ruru

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/mlu.v22i1.3175

Keywords:

Pregnancy, risk, obstetric emergenc, koya barat health center

Abstract

Background: Indonesia is currently still faced with a high maternal mortality rate (MMR). To end this
maternal mortality rate, one of the national priority commitments is to end maternal mortality during
pregnancy and childbirth. The maternal mortality rate (MMR) for Papua Province according to the
Papua Province Health Profile 2019 are 61.3/100,000 deliveries and the Infant Mortality Rate (IMR)
are 6/100,000 live births, while the case of maternal mortality in 2018 in Jayapura City are 58/100,000
live births. Objectives: This study aims to determine the factors associated with Pregnancy at Risk for
Obstetric Emergency in pregnant women at the Koya Barat Health Center. Methods: This research is
an analytical research with a cross sectional approach using Maternal and Child Health (MCH) records
at the Koya Barat Health Center in 2020. The population of this study was pregnant women at the Koya
Barat Health Center in 2020, as many as 261 mothers. The sampling technique is saturated sampling.
The data was processed using the Chi-square test, the Prevalence Ratio Test, and Logistic Regression.
Result: The results of the bivariate analysis showed that Education (p < 0.001; RP = 1.72; 95% CI:
1.3-2.1), age (p = 0.00<0.05; RP = 1.98; 95% CI: 1.6-2.4), parity (p < 0.001; RP = 2.08; 95% CI: 1.68-
2.5), Hb level (p = 0.005; RP = 1.44; 95% CI: 1.11-1.83 , the state of the birth canal (p < 0.001; RP
= 2.25; 95% CI: 1.76-2.88), and the state of the fetus (p < 0.001; RP = 1.88; 95% CI: 1.53-2.31) had
a significant relationship with pregnancy at risk of obstetric emergency in pregnant women at Koya
Barat Health Center, while history of disease (p = 0.44; RP = 1.14; 95% CI: 0.86-1.52) did not have
a significant relationship with risk of obstetric emergency in pregnant women at Koya Barat Health
Center. The most dominant risk factor for pregnancies at risk for Obstetric Emergency in pregnant
women at the Koya Barat Health Center was the condition of the fetus (p = 0.001; RP = 13.4 3.507;
95% CI: 3.09 - 58.1).

Author Biographies

Hasmi

Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology, Faculty of Public Health, Cenderawasih University, Jayapura,Papua, Indonesia

Theresia Patipeme

Midwife, Koya Barat Health Center, Jayapura City, Papua, Indonesia

Yacob Ruru

Assistant Professor,Department of Statistics, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Cenderawasih University, Jayapura,Papua, Indonesia

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Published

2021-11-08

How to Cite

Hasmi, Theresia Patipeme, & Yacob Ruru. (2021). Factors Associated with Pregnancy at Risk for Obstetric Emergency in Pregnant Women at Koya Barat Health Center Jayapura City Papua. Medico Legal Update, 22(1), 13–22. https://doi.org/10.37506/mlu.v22i1.3175