Effectiveness of oral sucrose on level of pain during DPT immunization among infants at selected hospital Salem

Thirumurugan, A (2018) Effectiveness of oral sucrose on level of pain during DPT immunization among infants at selected hospital Salem. Masters thesis, Swamy Vivekananda College of Nursing, Dharmapuri.

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Abstract

Pain is an unpleasant experience to all Individuals. Infants are more sensitive to pain than older children and Adults because of their still developing brain. The pediatric pain experience involves the interaction of physiologic, psychological, behavioral and situvational factors. Non-pharmalogical interventions in the management of pain have been found to the highly effective for some children and for some procedures. A study was conducted to evaluate the effectiveness of oral sucrose on level of pain during DPT immunization among infants through Quantitative of evaluative approach quasi experimental post test only control group design was used. Thirty infants who met the inclusion criteria were selected my using non-probability convenient sampling technique from selected hospital in Salem. The mean level of pain for control group it was 11.6 + 1.17. The difference in mean Percentage was 24 indicating decreased level of pain in the experimental group. The calculated ‘t’ value13.33 which was greater than the table Value at 0.01 level indicating that the difference in mean was these difference.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Additional Information: Reg.No. 301617754
Uncontrolled Keywords: Evaluation, Effectiveness, Oral Source, Pain, Infants.
Subjects: NURSING > Paediatric Nursing
Depositing User: Subramani R
Date Deposited: 29 Sep 2019 16:03
Last Modified: 05 Oct 2019 06:22
URI: http://repository-tnmgrmu.ac.in/id/eprint/11633

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