SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

 
vol.25 número1Desarrollo del inglés oral a través del aprendizaje a distancia y las nuevas tecnologíasLa evaluación en el posgrado mediante la educación a distancia durante la COVID-19 índice de autoresíndice de materiabúsqueda de artículos
Home Pagelista alfabética de revistas  

Servicios Personalizados

Revista

Articulo

Indicadores

  • No hay articulos citadosCitado por SciELO

Links relacionados

  • No hay articulos similaresSimilares en SciELO

Compartir


Gaceta Médica Espirituana

versión On-line ISSN 1608-8921

Resumen

YERO MIER, Ileana Maria et al. Effectiveness of the educational program "Smiles from the womb". Isabel María de Valdivia Maternity Home in Sancti Spíritus. Gac Méd Espirit [online]. 2023, vol.25, n.1, 2504.  Epub 01-Abr-2023. ISSN 1608-8921.

Background:

During pregnancy, the women's body goes through many changes, physiological and psychological transformations, as well as changes in the oral cavity tissues and behavioral changes that may initiate oral diseases or aggravate the stablished ones.

Objective:

To evaluate the effectiveness of the educational program "Smile from the Womb" among pregnant women at the Isabel María de Valdivia Maternity Home in Sancti Spíritus.

Methodology:

A pre-experimental study with a before and after design was conducted from January to June 2022, the population consisted of 20 pregnant women hospitalized at Isabel María de Valdivia Maternity Home in Sancti Spíritus. Theoretical, empirical (survey) and statistical methods were used. The variable oral health knowledge was measured.

Results:

Before applying the educational program the knowledge was insufficient (65%), after applying the educational program 75% of pregnant women showed sufficient knowledge.

Conclusions:

By the end of the "Smile from the Womb" educational program, one third of the pregnant women in this maternity home had achieved a sufficient level of knowledge about oral and dental health.

Palabras clave : Pregnant women and education; dental health surveys and methods; health education dental; oral health and education; education dental and methods; educational program; health education; maternity home.

        · resumen en Español     · texto en Español     · Español ( pdf )