Assessing the Effectiveness of Foot Reflexology on Anxiety of Patients Undergoing Hemodialysis in Tertiary Care Hospital, Karad, India

Chronic sort affliction (CKD) is a term used to depict a lasting deficit of kind function. In renal bankruptcy, skilled is a decrease in glomerular filtration rate. The number of strength questions and different ailments concede possibility cause either form of renal bankruptcy to happen. The Objectives concerning this study: (1) To evaluate the level of worry with exploratory and control groups of cases enduring hemodialysis. (2) To decide the influence of pad reflexology on tension between exploratory group of cases seeing hemodialysis. (3) To find the friendship middle from two points level of tension and picked sociodemographical variables between exploratory and control groups of subjects sustaining hemodialysis. The evaluative research approach was secondhand for this study, and the research design was a almost-exploratory design. The research was completed activity in the break-up part of Krishna Hospital in Karad. The sample amounts to of 40 hemodialysis sufferers detached into two groups: 20 in the exploratory group and 20 in the control group. The sample was preferred utilizing a useful sipping process. The exploratory group taken square reflexology double a temporal length of event or entity’s existence for three weeks, accompanying each meeting unending 20 notes of meeting, when in fact the control group taken ward consistent care. The mean post-test worry score in the exploratory group was 16.6, while it was 22.55 in the control group, that was significantly larger. The t-test profit was 3.50, that was regarded expected important at the p<0.001level. In the post-test, the principles manifested a statistically important dissimilarity in tension levels ‘tween the exploratory and control groups. According to the judgments of the study, square reflexology was effective in lowering worry levels.

Author(s) Details:

Samir K. Choudhari,
Department of Nursing Sciences, Krishna Institute of Nursing Sciences, Karad, Maharashtra, India.

Nutan Potdar,
Department of Nursing Sciences, Krishna Institute of Nursing Sciences, Karad, Maharashtra, India.

Prabhuswami Hiremath,
Department of Nursing Sciences, Krishna Institute of Nursing Sciences, Karad, Maharashtra, India.

Dhanraj Kharat,
Department of Nursing Sciences, Krishna Institute of Nursing Sciences, Karad, Maharashtra, India.

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Keywords: Foot reflexology, hemodialysis, anxiety, hemodialysis patients

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