Author : Neffrety Nilamsari*, Tofan Agung Eka Prasetya, Nur Fitriani
Blood pressure is a critical factor in the circulation system. There are two kinds of blood Blood pressure is a critical factor in the circulation system. There are two kinds of blood pressure abnormality known as hypertension or high blood pressure and low blood pressure or hypontension. Many risk factors to enhace it, or person who suffering hypertension, one of them shift work. A research about Malaysian male workers in a firm showed that the prevalence of shift work related to hypertension was significantly higher shift worker than non-shift worker. The result of Medical Check Up PT. X Gresik worker on 2017, that shift worker and non-shift have hypertension risk approxiametly 15,75 % or 26 workers. The purpose of this research, knowing the factors related to blood pressure on shift worker or non-shift worker in PT. X Gresik. This research cross-sectional designed with 44 workers into 2 groups and selected with systemic random sampling. The data taken through measurement and questionnaire. The data analysis were univariate analysis with cross tabulation and bivariate analysis with statistic test, its chisquared test and spearmen correlation. The result explained that shift worker non-shift worker who have 44,5% prehypertension less than shift worker 39,1%. And then, significantly statistic of the history of family disease and body massa index are correlated to blood pressure (p<0,05). While the age, education level, job stress, physical activity, caffeine consumtion, drugs ingestion, and smoking habit are significantly statistic uncorrelated to blood pressure (p>0,05). Based on research, it would be suggest to a company to provide routine health service, provide worker who have academic health background, to workers check routinely blood pressure tension and also to set diet with balanced nutrition. Key words: Blood pressure, Shift and Non-Shift worker.
Dr. Arend L Mapanawang, Sp.PD, FINASIM, PhD