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Original Research Articles                      Volume : 10, Issue:7, July, 2021

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
Online ISSN : 2319-7706
Issues : 12 per year
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Editor-in-chief: Dr.M.Prakash
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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2021.10(7): 275-282

Association of Scabies Incidence with Sleep Quality of Students in Private Islamic Junior High School Shine Al-Falah, Padang
Nurhayati1*, Refi Amalia Utamai2, Satya Wydya Yenny3 and Nuzulia Irawati1
1Department of Parasitology, 2Medical Doctor Profession Program,
3Depertment of Dermato Venerology, Faculty of Medicine, Andalas University, Indonesia
*Corresponding author

Scabies is a contagious skin disease caused by an invasion of small parasite, Sarcoptes scabiei var hominis. Scabies causes itching symptoms, itching increases at night and can affect sleep quality. The purpose of this study was to analyze the relationship between the incidences of scabies and sleep quality among students in Private Islamic Junior High School Shine Al Falah Padang City. This research was a cross sectional study. Primary data were used for diagnosis of scabies and the PSQI questionnaire measured the sleep quality of students. Analysis of data used the chi-square test for bivariate analysis. Statistical significance was determined if the p value was <0.05 (95% CI). This study was conducted to 80 students. Ten students(12.5%) showed scabies infection, consisted of five boys and five girls. Most of students with scabies were about 13 years old. In this study, ten students with scabies had poor sleep quality. There was a significant relationship between the incidence of scabies and sleep quality of students (p = 0.000; 95% CI.). This study concluded that the incidence of scabies was closely related to sleep quality of students.

Keywords: Scabies, sleep quality,Sarcoptes scabiei var hominis

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Nurhayati, Refi Amalia Utama, Satya Wydya Yenny and Nuzulia Irawati. 2021. Association of Scabies Incidence with Sleep Quality of Students in Private Islamic Junior High School Shine Al-Falah, Padang.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 10(7): 275-282. doi:
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