Vol. 4, Issue 9 (2018)
Effectiveness of video assisted instructional module on antenatal, intranatal & postnatal care on the pregnancy outcome of pregnant women attending maternity hospitals, Bangalore
Author(s): Dr. Pushpaveni NP
Abstract: The present study was undertaken to evaluate the effectiveness of VAIM on antenatal care on the pregnancy outcome among pregnant women attending maternity hospitals, Bangalore. Post-test only control group with purposive sampling technique was used. Data was collected from 400(200 for experiment and 200 for control group) regarding pregnancy outcome using structured interview schedule and observational formats. VAIM was administered for experiment group to find the effectiveness on pregnancy outcome. Study findings showed that the post-test knowledge score in experiment group was high(37.75 SD 5.44) compared to control group(18.50 SD 3.76) and found positive pregnancy outcome in experiment group than control group which is significant at 0.01 level. Hence results have proved that VAIM was effective in improving the knowledge and positive outcome of pregnant women.