ANALYSIS OF TRENDS OF HYPERTENSIONS RELATING TO THE LEAVES AND CALCULATIONS IN BLOOD IN EMPLOYEE AND RECOVERY: CASE STUDY IN PLACE OF FINAL DISPOSAL (FD) MEDAN - MARELAN.


Muharni Saputri, Urip Harahap, Muchlisyam Muchlisyam

Abstract


 Objective: The aim of this study was to determine the relationship between lead and calcium to hypertension.

Methods: This study uses causal comparative cross-sectional study, which subjects of study as many as 31 people consisting of 10 people in Group I (employees of final disposal [FD]), 17 people in Group II (scavengers who move in FD), and 4 people in Group III (control). Confounding variables in this study are the working period, age, and body mass index. Determining calcium content performed acetylene flame atomic absorption spectrophotometry-air while the lead is done by atomic absorption spectrophotometry graphite furnace method.

Results: The results of the study showed differences of concentration lead of each group. In Group II on day 30 it contained a lead level of 29.9141 μg/DL. This level has exceeded the threshold set by the WHO. Statistical test results using Rank Spearman correlation showed no relationship between lead and calcium to hypertension, the p value of each group was 0.187, 0.819, and 1.00.

Conclusion: The results of this study can be concluded that the lead and calcium does not affect blood pressure on employees and scavengers in the FD Medan-Marelan.


Keywords


Hypertension, Lead, Calcium, Final disposal.

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Title

ANALYSIS OF TRENDS OF HYPERTENSIONS RELATING TO THE LEAVES AND CALCULATIONS IN BLOOD IN EMPLOYEE AND RECOVERY: CASE STUDY IN PLACE OF FINAL DISPOSAL (FD) MEDAN - MARELAN.

Keywords

Hypertension, Lead, Calcium, Final disposal.

DOI

10.22159/ajpcr.2018.v11i2.22360

Date

01-02-2018

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Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research
Vol 11 Issue 2 February 2018 Page: 210-214

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0974-2441

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2455-3891

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Muharni Saputri
Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Universitas Sumatera Utara, Medan, Indonesia.
Indonesia

Urip Harahap
Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Universitas Sumatera Utara, Medan, Indonesia.
Indonesia

Muchlisyam Muchlisyam
Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Universitas Sumatera Utara, Medan, Indonesia.
Indonesia


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