StudiLiteratur EFEKTIVITAS TERAPI RENDAM KAKI TERHADAP PENURUNAN TEKANAN DARAH PADA LANSIA PENDERITA HIPERTENSI

  • Witry Sussalaminda Mahasiswa Program Studi S1 Kebidanan Fakultas Kesehatan dan Farmasi Universitas Adiwangsa Jambi

Abstract

Elderly people experience a decline in various body systems, including an impact on blood pressure. Increased untreated blood pressure will cause complications such as stroke and heart failure. Warm water foot soak is one of the complementary therapies that can reduce blood pressure. The benefits of foot soak therapy to prevent flu / fever, improve fertility, cure fatigue, improve immune function, increase body energy, and help smooth blood circulation. and non-pharmacological. Non-pharmacological treatment of hypertension can be done by changing a healthier lifestyle, one of which is therapy of soaking feet with warm water with a temperature of 39-40°C using a water thermometer in a basin with lots of 15 cm of water for 15 minutes.

Published
2020-04-30