Abstract

The main causes of neonatal mortality or neonatal in the world 23% are born with neonatal asphyxia and
trauma.Faktor which is known to be the cause of neonatal asphyxia in newborns, including the factor of the
mother, the umbilical cord and the baby. According to a survey conducted by researchers at the Hospital
Goetheng Tarunadibrata Purbalingga in 2014 there were 477 cases of neonatal asphyxia from 5680 deliveries
(8.4%), then in 2015 increased to 848 from 5862 deliveries (14.5%).
The purpose of this study to determine the factors maternal age and gestational age with maternal neonatal
asphyxia in hospitals Goetheng Tarunadibrata Purbalingga Year 2015. This research is an analytic correlation
with sampling control.Teknik case approach in this study using a quota sampling, sample of this research is all
new babies born in hospitals Goetheng Tarunadibrata in 2015 by 100 respondents. Measuring instruments used
master table and type of data is secondary data. Data were analyzed using univariate and bivariate with chi-
square.


The results showed that there was a relationship between maternal age, gestational age with neonatal asphyxia
indicated with p value of each ie (0.024) (0.032)

Keywords: Factors maternal, neonatal asphyxia