Effectiveness Of Supplementary Feeding (PMT) Against Height And Weight Gain Of Stunted Toddlers
WHO in 2020 stated that the prevalence of stunting under five worldwide was 22 percent or as many as
149.2 million. The prevalence of stunting in Indonesia (24.4%) is better than Myanmar (35%), but still
higher than Vietnam (23%), Malaysia (17%), Thailand (16%) and Singapore (4%). The prevalence of
stunting in West Java in 2021 is 24.5%, while in Bekasi Regency it is 21.3%. The impact of stunting is
intelligence, impaired physical growth, high risk of diabetes, obesity, cancer, stroke, and low economic
productivity. Knowing the effectiveness of giving supplementary food to the increase in height and
weight of stunting toddlers. Quasi experimental with one group pretest-posttest design. The sample in
this study were all 18 toddlers who experienced stunting at the Setiamekar Health Center in 2021 and
2022. The sampling technique used the total sampling technique. The average height of stunted toddlers
before being given the Supplementary Feeding Biscuits was 74.06 kg and afterward was 89.51 kg. The
average body weight of stunted toddlers before being given the Supplementary Feeding Biscuits was
9.05 kg and after that it was 13.22 kg. There is the effectiveness of giving supplementary food to the
increase in height and weight of stunted toddlers with a p value of 0.000. There is the effectiveness of
giving additional food to the increase in height and weight of stunted toddlers. It is hoped that health
workers will provide counseling more often about the importance of providing balanced nutrition to
toddlers to avoid stunting Reading List: 39 readings (2015-2021).
Ministry of Health of the Republic of Indonesia. (2018). Riskesdas Report 2018. National Report RIskesdas
, 53 (9), 181–222. Retrieved from http://www.yankes.kemkes.go.id /assets/downloads/PMK No. 57 of 2013
Ministry of Health of the Republic of Indonesia. (2020). Public Health Program Indicators in the Rpjmn and
Strategic Plan of the Ministry of Health for 2020-2024. Ministry of Health RI.
Ministry of Health, (2018). The situation of stunting in Indonesia
Ministry of Health of the Republic of Indonesia, (2020). Technical Guidelines for Supplementary Administration
(Toddlers, Pregnant Women, Schoolchildren)
Ministry of Health RI. (2016). Guidelines for the Prevention and Control of Acute Respiratory Infections. 1–50.
Ministry of Health RI.(2017).Regulation of the Minister of Health of the Republic of Indonesia Number 12 of
Komalasari, (2021). Effectiveness of Recovery Supplementary Feeding (PMT-P) Against Stunting Toddler
Weight Gain. Journal of Current Health Sciences. 2021; 1(1): 17-20 DOI: 10.47679/jchs.v1i1.4
Masri Erina, (2020). Effectiveness of Supplementary Feeding (PMT) and Nutrition Counseling in Improving the
Nutritional Status of Toddlers. Pioneer's Health Journal 7 (2) 2020: 28-35
Mulyono Iman, (2022). Despite the Natural Decline, the Prevalence Rate of Stunting in West Java is Still
Dewi, Vivian N.L., & Sunarsih, Tri (2016). Midwifery Care In Puerperal Mothers. Jakarta : Salemba Medika
Dini (2017) Method: The effect of nesting on physiological and behavioral changes of premature babies in the
perinatology of Tasikmalaya Hospital.
Dona Andini (2021) Weight Gain of Premature Babies Through Lighting And Nesting Cycle Settings
International Journal of Health and Pharmaceutical
Dwienda R, Octa, et al. 2014. Neonatal Midwifery Care Textbook, Infants/Toddlers and Preschoolers for Midwives. Yogyakarta; Deepublish CV Budi Utama;pp.11-12.
Ferrari, F, Bertoncelli, N, Gallo, C, Roversi, M., F, Guerra, M., PP, Ranzi, A, & Hadders, A., M. (2007). Posture
and movement in healthy preterm infants in supine position in and outside the nest. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal, 92 (5) : 386-390.downloaded on November 12, 2021.
Irianto K. 2014. Balanced nutrition in reproductive health. London: Alfabeta.
Ministry of Health of the Republic of Indonesia. 20117. Basic Health Research Report (RISKESDAS) 2017.
Jakarta: R&D Agency.
Linceamalia, (2018). Nesting Position towards the Sleep-Wake Period of LBW Babies at the Regional General
Hospital Dr. Soedarso Pontianak
MacGregor, J. (2016). Introduction to the anonimity and phisiology of children: A guide for students of nursing.
child care and health (2nd edition). New York : Routledge.
Manuaba,I.B.G., (2016) Emergency Department of Obstetrics Gynecology and Social Gynecology Obstetrics for
the Midwife Profession. Jakarta: EGC.
Miftakhur Rohmah (2020). Effectiveness Of Use Of Nesting On Body Weight, Oxygen Saturation Stability, And
Breath Frequency In Prematures In Nicu Room Gambiran Hospital Kediri City.
Nanang Saprudin (2018), The Effect of Nesting Use on Changes in Body Temperature Oxygen Saturation and
Pulse Frequency in Low Birth Weight Babies in Cirebon City.
Prawirohardjo, S. 2016. Obstetrics. Fourth Edition. Fifth Printing. Bina Pustaka Sarwono Prawirohardjo Foundation. Jakarta
Pudiastuti, R.D. (2011). Community Midwifery Textbook. Yogyakarta: Nuha Medika..
Sudarti & Fauziah, A., (2016). Textbooks: obstetric care of neonates, infants and toddlers. Yogyakarta: Nuha
Sugiyono. (2016). Qualitative Quantitative Research Methods and R&D. Bandung: Alfabeta.
How to Cite
Copyright (c) 2023 Endah Nurilah, Elfira Sri Futriani
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.