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RESEARCH ARTICLE

A Study To Evaluate The Effectiveness Of Beetroot Extract with Jaggery In Improving The Level Of Hemoglobin Among Late Adolescent Girls With Anemia.

Lizy Merlin Lisha

Keywords : Anemia, Hemoglobin, Late Adolescent Girls,Beetroot Extract

Citation Information : Lisha LM. A Study To Evaluate The Effectiveness Of Beetroot Extract with Jaggery In Improving The Level Of Hemoglobin Among Late Adolescent Girls With Anemia.. 2016; 9 (2):13-16.

DOI: 10.5005/pjn-9-2-13

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 00-08-2016

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2016; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Objective- to determine the effectiveness of beetroot extract with Jaggery on the level of hemoglobin for the treatment of anemia of adolescent girls. Method- The research design selected for the study was two group pre test-post test control group design Purposive sampling technique was adopted for selection of samples. Result: The finding showed that there was a significant improvement in level of hemoglobin at p<0.05 among experimental group who were administered beetroot extract. Conclusion: Beetroot juice and jaggery can be used as a cost effective nursing intervention in improving the level ofhemoglobin.


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