SEIMUT PERSIA: Promoting Dental and Oral Health Care and Physical Performance in Elderly

Aulia Ramadhani, Taufan Bramantoro, Fridaniyanti Khusnul Khotimah, Lintang Maudina Santosa, Nancy Cynthia Sudiartha, I Ketut Brahma Pande Cakti Mudara, Widya Rizky Romadhona, Elvira Widya Pangestika, Ulyasari Rachmaningayu, Benny Saputra, Faila Shofa Amarilda, Erika Priyanridani
2020 Indonesian Journal of Dental Medicine  
An epidemiological study on elderly conducted by the PKL group number 6 in Jagir Health Public HealthCenter showed that periodontitis was linked hypertension, low muscle strength, and low physical activity, and carieswere linked to low muscle strength and low physical activity. Purpose: To create an informational health video aboutdental and oral health and physical performance in the elderly because there was none. Methods: The program wasconducted on Monday, 22 July 2019, at the Jagir Public
more » ... ealth Center using individual interviews. Results: Of the 20respondents, 5% of them disagreed, 5% quite agreed, 20% agreed, 70% strongly agreed that SEIMUT PERSIA helpedthem learn about dental and oral health and physical performance in the elderly. Out of the 20 respondents, 5% of themquite agreed, 15% agreed, and 80% strongly agreed that the SEIMUT PERSIA video was interesting to watch. Out of the20 respondents, 5% of them quite agreed, 20% agreed, and 75% strongly agreed that the SEIMUT PERSIA video was easyto digest. Conclusion: The respondents were interested in the information about dental and oral health and the physicalperformance of the elderly, and the video was easy to understand.
doi:10.20473/ijdm.v3i1.2020.10-12 fatcat:hylttm2f2fa43fz27rt7x5nfr4