Author : Arend L. Mapanawang*, Dewy Kawang, Charles B. Turangan, Mey Tongo Tongo
Cholesterol is a fat complex in every cell in the body . In golongkan cholesterol as the first material to form the gall ,cell walls ,vitamin and hormone such as sex and other .( Dolfi kids Bulururan et al). Halmahera Boteme (Setaria italica)) is a kind of cereal seed or plant seeds. This research aims to find out the influence of the Halmahera Boteme Consumption (setaria italica) To decrease the amount of cholesterol Patients Hyperkolesterol in desasangaji jaya Working area of the clinic Toliwang Kao Sub-district of West North Halmahera 2017. The type of research that is used is "quasy eskperiment research design with Pre-post test control group".with sample size 10 respondents in the village of sangaji jaya sampling with a non probability sampling sampling conform type. Test results (SPSS statistics) obtained significant value = 0,000 <0.05, or the value of T count (11.244) > T table (2,776) the results of the test analysis (SPSS statistics) using T tests count and T table shows that boteme halmahera have the influence to decrease total cholesterol. From the results of research has obtained significant value = 0,000 thus has proved that on the group experiment Ho was rejected and Ha received (where sig < 0.05). And on the control group obtained the value of sig = 0.801 it has been proved that the Ho received because the value of sig >0.05. The conclusion from the results of this is the halmahera boteme penelitihan (setaria italica) affect cholesterol levels decline. Key words: Patients Hiperkolesterol, decrease total cholesterol and Boteme Halmahera (Setaria italica).
Dr. Arend L Mapanawang, Sp.PD, FINASIM, PhD