A STUDY TO ASSESS THE EFFECTIVENESS OF A SELF INSTRUCTIONAL MODULE ON KNOWLEDGE REGARDING LIFE STYLE MODIFICATION FOR MAINTAINING HEALTHY HEART AMONG CARDIAC PATIENTS IN SELECTED HOSPITAL AT INDORE M.P.

Dr. Peter Jasper Youtham, Mrs. R. Kanakalakshmi

Abstract


In This Pre Experimental Design, Sample Consisted of 120 cardiac patients Selected By Non Probability Purposive Sampling Technique. Self Structure Questionnaire Tools Was Used For Assessing The Knowledge Of cardiac patients Pre Test Was Conducted By Using The Same Structured Questionnaire And After 30 Days Post Test Was Conducted Using The Same Structured Questionnaire For Assessing The a self instructional module on knowledge regarding life style modification for maintaining healthy heart among cardiac patients Mean Percentage Of The Knowledge Score Of  Post Test Mean 27.23 Was Higher Than Mean Pre Test 12.28 The ‘T’ Value For Total Pre Test And Post Test Was 29.91 The Data Was Analyzed In Terms Of Descriptive And Inferential Statistics.


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