Online ISSN: 2515-8260

Keywords : characteristic


An Appearance Characteristic Ulcer In Diabetic Patients At Kitamura Clinic In Pontianak, Indonesia

Suriadi AWCS, CFCN, Ph.D

European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, 2020, Volume 7, Issue 10, Pages 3436-3444

Background: There are several types of diabetic foot ulcers, namely neuropathic, ischemic, neuro-ischemic, mix ulcer, diabetic bullae, and furuncle/carbuncle. This study intends to identify the characteristics of ulcers in diabetic patients.
Methods: A cross-sectional study was conducted in Kitamura Wound Clinic, in Pontianak-Indonesia from October 2019 to February 2020 to investigate ulcer occurrence in diabetic patients. A sample was used to select 292 study participants. A univariate model analysed the characteristic respondent and ulcers.
Results: The median and range age of the participants was 56 (27-87) years, and 55.1% of the participants were female. The patients with positive neuropathy were 30.8%, the mean of systole blood pressure was 135.68 (±23.9) and diastolic pressure was 83.02 (±11.4). The median and range of HbA1C were 9.8 (6.44 -14). Characteristics of ulcer in diabetic included 36% DUDT (diabetic ulcer due to trauma), 37.3% diabetic bullae, 9.2% furuncle/carbuncle (boils), and 8.6% neuropathic. The most common cause of ulcers was trauma (47.9%) and the most common ulcer locations were 38.4% on the toe and plantar (24.7%).
Conclusion: This study found the characteristics of ulcers in diabetic patient were DUDT, neuropathic, ischemic, neuro-ischemic, arterial, venous, mixed ulcer, diabetic bullae and furuncle/carbuncle. Health care providers should distinguish the types or characteristics of ulcers in diabetic patients so that they can consider wound care and treatment according to the characteristics of diabetic ulcers.

Style And Characteristics Transformational Leadership: How The Regional Head Of Cimahi, Indonesia In Mobilizing Employees In Achieving Vision?

Oleh: Idi Jahidi

European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, 2020, Volume 7, Issue 7, Pages 308-318

The leadership of the Regional Head of Cimahi City, Indonesia is very influential in mobilizing and directing all employees in achieving the organizational vision. The Regional Head of Cimahi City, Indonesia, in mobilizing employees to adopt a transformational leadership style through the characteristics of idealized leadership, inspirational motivation, intellectual stimulation, and individual consideration. This study uses qualitative methods with the aim of being able to deeply analyze how the styles and characteristics of the transformational leadership of the Regional Head of Cimahi City, Indonesia in achieving the vision. The results of this study are that the Regional Head of Cimahi City, Indonesia has carried out the style and characteristics of transformational leadership in mobilizing and mobilizing employees to achieve a vision based on developing employee commitment by integrating transformational leadership characteristics, namely: ideal influence, inspirational motivation, intellectual stimulation, and individual consideration.