The purposes of the research were to compare Niswander, Johnson, SML, SFH, and Niswander’s modified rules in estimating fetal birth weight on the Population in Jakarta. The design of this study was a cross-sectional that using the medical record. 223 respondens were participated in the study at Puskesmas Pembina Tebet, Jakarta. The result of this study showed that the Niswander’s rule, Johnson’s rule, SML’s rule, and SFH’s rule are not valid to estimate the fetal birth weight for the Indonesian pregnant population (p=0.000) and only the modified Niswander’s rule that enough to be valid on this population (p=0.205). The conclusion of this study showed that the rules from the westerns researchers for estimating the fetal birth weight is not appropriate to be used the Indonesian pregnant.
|Journal||Jurnal Keperawatan Indonesia|
|Publication status||Published - 2004|