Safety Use Of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to Anxiety During The Covid-19 Pandemic On Nurses

  • Heru Suwardianto STIKes RS Baptis Kediri, East Java
  • Lilik Setiawan STIKES Karya Husada Kediri
  • Andika Siswoariwibowo STIKES Karya Husada Kediri
  • Teguh Santoso STIKES Guna Bangsa Yogyakarta
Keywords: Personal Protective Equipment, Anxiety, Nurses

Abstract

The research method uses a Cross Sectional Design. The sample size obtained was 557 respondents. The variable measurement instrument uses a questionnaire on google form. Research has obtained ethical clearance. Data analysis using spearman-rho with a <0.05. The results showed that the majority of respondents were female (70.4%). Most respondents are 36-45 years old (39.5%). Respondents all worked as nurses and most of the respondents worked < 5 years (26.9%). The results of the study obtained 12% who stated that it was not so safe in the use of PPE, and there were 3.5% who stated that it was not safe to use PPE. The results showed that p= 0.001 with a <0.05, which means there is a significant relationship between the safety of using PPE on anxiety, with a correlation coefficient of 0.407 which means it has a fairly close relationship between the safety of using PPE on anxiety

Published
2021-11-16
How to Cite
Suwardianto, H., Setiawan, L., Siswoariwibowo, A., & Santoso, T. (2021). Safety Use Of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to Anxiety During The Covid-19 Pandemic On Nurses. STRADA Jurnal Ilmiah Kesehatan, 10(2), 1493-1498. https://doi.org/10.30994/sjik.v10i2.853