PENGARUH PEMBERIAN TEKNIK FRICTION TERHADAP INTENSITAS NYERI DISMINORE PADA REMAJA PUTRI USIA 13 - 15 TAHUN DI DUSUN REGEK KECAMATAN REJOSO KABUPATEN PASURUAN
Introduction: Adolescents who experience severe menstrual pain can cause disruption of daily activities including school, college and work, besides that dysmenorrhea can also affect social activities. Efforts to overcome pain during menstruation can be done pharmacologically or non-pharmacologically. One of the management of non-pharmacological therapy to reduce pain during menstruation is by practicing the Friction Technique. Method: This study used the one group pretest – posttest design approach. The sample in this study were 30 young women aged 13-15 years in Regek Hamlet, Rejoso District, Pasuruan Regency. Sampling in this study was carried out by purposive sampling. Results: of the study obtained P Value <0.05, so H0 was rejected and H1 was accepted, meaning that there was an effect of the Friction Technique on the Intensity of Dysmenorrhoea in Adolescent Girls Aged 13-15 Years in Regek Hamlet, Rejoso District, Pasuruan Regency. Discustion: The results of this study had an influence on the intensity of dysmenorrhea pain. Each respondent who was given thw Friction Technique showed mild Dysmenorrhea pain intensity.
Keywords: Friction Techniques, Intensity of Dysmenorrhea Pain