PENGETAHUAN TENTANG ASI BERHUBUNGAN DENGAN MOTIVASI IBU POST SEKSIO SESARIA DALAM MEMBERIKAN ASI
Breastfeeding has always been an important part of the baby's health. Psychologically, breastfeeding can also provide opportunities emotional relations between mother and child. However, several obstacles still to be found in breastfeeding. This study aims to identify the relationship between knowledge and motivation of post cesarean mothers in breastfeeding. Using cross-sectional design of the study, which involved 56 samples with criteria selected by consecutive sampling. Instruments to assess the characteristics of respondents, knowledge, and use Breastfeeding Motivational Instructional Measurement. The results of the analysis researchers showed that there is relationship between knowledge and maternal motivation mother in breastfeeding. These results prove the higher knowledge, the higher the motivation of mothers in breastfeeding. These results prove the higher the knowledge, the higher the motivation of mother in giving breastfeeding. Knowledge has an influence on the motivation of post cesarean mother in breastfeeding.