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RESEARCH ARTICLE

A Study to Assess the Effectiveness of Video Assisted Teaching Programme on Warning Signs of Pregnancy among Primi Gravid Women Attending Outpatient Department of Primary Health Centre, Ariyankuppam at Puducherry

Ms. K Malathi, M Annie Annal, B Anitha

Keywords : Evaluate, Effectiveness, Video Assisted Teaching Programme, warning signs of Pregnancy

Citation Information : Malathi MK, Annal MA, Anitha B. A Study to Assess the Effectiveness of Video Assisted Teaching Programme on Warning Signs of Pregnancy among Primi Gravid Women Attending Outpatient Department of Primary Health Centre, Ariyankuppam at Puducherry. 2018; 11 (1):8-10.

DOI: 10.5005/pjn-11-1-8

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 01-04-2018

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2018; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Objectives: To evaluate the Effectiveness of Video Assisted Teaching Programme on Warning Signs of Pregnancy among primi Gravid Women. Method: Pre-experimental with one group pre-test-post-test design adopted for this study among 60 primi gravid women. Results: The findings revealed that the mean pre test score was 8.17 and post test knowledge score was 25.6 with standard deviation of pre test score 1.586 and post test knowledge score 2.330 which was found statistically highly significant at p<0.05 level. It implied that Video Assisted Teaching Programme on Warning Signs of Pregnancy was effective to improve knowledge on warning signs of pregnancy among primi Gravid Women. Conclusion: The Video Assisted Teaching Programme was found highly significant in enhancing the knowledge of primi gravid women on warning signs of Pregnancy at p<0.05 level.


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