Proceedings of the Health Science International Conference (HSIC 2017)

The Use of Tayammum Pack to Reduce Number of Bacterial Colonies

Authors
Sunardi Sunardi, Khaera Ummatin, Zaqqi Ubaidillah
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Sunardi Sunardi
Available Online October 2017.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/hsic-17.2017.20How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Spiritual Distress, Tayammum Pack, Skin Hygiene And Bacterial Colonies.
Abstract

Patients hospitalized could experience spiritual distress for praying because of ablutions obstacle. One of holistic care is fulfill of spiritual needed patients and one of alternative to ablutions is tayammum pack (dust made of pure clay), unfortunately there are many differences perception that dust as ablutions for patients. Objectives: The aim of this study to understand the effect of tayammum pack used on skin hygiene. Method: Study design used one-group pre-experimental pre-post test design. Sixteen patients participated on this study. Results: Paired t-test analyzed showed significance level 0,034 (p <0, 05).There was significant effect that used from tayammum pack on skin hygiene. Average number of bacterial colonies (colony forming units 218.44) on the skin after application pack tayammum. Conclusion: Clay minerals in tayammum pack contains intrinsic antibacterial components, so the use of tayammum pack can improve hygiene on the skin.

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the Health Science International Conference (HSIC 2017)
Series
Advances in Health Sciences Research
Publication Date
October 2017
ISBN
978-94-6252-413-2
ISSN
2468-5739
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/hsic-17.2017.20How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2017, the Authors. Published by Atlantis Press.
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/).

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