Effects of Self-perineal Care Education using a Mobile Application on Knowledge and Practice of Perineal Care among Primigravida Mothers: A Quasi-Experimental Study

Lilly Mary Lazarus; Chong Mei Chan; Vimala Ramoo; Noor Azmi Mat Adenan; Karuthan Chinna; Law Foong Li; Samira Mohajer

Volume 25, Issue 8 , 2023

  Background: Poor self-perineal care (SPC) by new mothers due to inadequate knowledge can result in perineal pain and poor wound healing outcome. Objectives: This study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of self-perineal care education on knowledge and practice among primigravida mothers in Malaysia. Methods: ...  Read More

The Effects of Structured Self-Perineal Care Education on Episiotomy Pain Score and Wound Healing Outcome among Primigravida Mothers in Malaysia Urban Area

Lilly Mary Lazarus; Mei Chan Chong; Vimala Ramoo; Noor Azmi Bin Mat Adenan; Karuthan Chinna; Samira Mohajer

Volume 24, Issue 10 , 2022

  Background: Pain and wound dehiscence cause physical and emotional traumas, impacting the mothers' quality of life, mental health, and maternal-child bonding. Objectives: The present study aimed to examine the effect of self-perineal care (SPC) education on episiotomy pain scores and wound healing outcomes. Methods: ...  Read More