The Effects of Senam Perkasa Indonesia on the Elderly’s Lung Inspiratory Capacity

Widy Dewi Nuryanti, Hena Hena, Angelia Angelia

Abstract

This article is about to discuss whether there is any effect of Senam Perkasa Indonesia on the elderly’s lung inspiratory capacity. The author considers that there are very few people who examine this kind of gymnastic, especially when it is associated with the inspiratory capacity of elderly’s lungs. This quasi experimental research was conducted with purposive sampling technique of the elderly group in Melong Asih Mandiri RW 31 Melong Village, South Cimahi Sub district and meet the inclusion criteria of 18 people in each group. The instrument used was a Spiro-ball tool, the tool that is used to measure the inspiratory capacity of a person's lungs. The results obtained were analyzed by Statistic Paired Sample T-Test and continued using Independent Simple T-Test. From the data analysis, it can be concluded that the value of the test result of the two groups (3,376), (p) = 0.002 <0.05 then H0 is rejected, which means that there is a difference in the number of elderly lung inspiratory capacity between the experimental group and the control group. In other words, the exercise of Senam Perkasa Indonesia has an effect on the inspiratory capacity of elderly’s lung.

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Nuryanti W., Hena H. and Angelia A. (2017). The Effects of Senam Perkasa Indonesia on the Elderly’s Lung Inspiratory Capacity.In 2nd International Conference on Sports Science, Health and Physical Education - Volume 2: ICSSHPE, ISBN 978-989-758-317-9, pages 299-302. DOI: 10.5220/0007071208180821


in Bibtex Style

@conference{icsshpe17,
author={Widy Dewi Nuryanti and Hena Hena and Angelia Angelia},
title={The Effects of Senam Perkasa Indonesia on the Elderly’s Lung Inspiratory Capacity},
booktitle={2nd International Conference on Sports Science, Health and Physical Education - Volume 2: ICSSHPE,},
year={2017},
pages={299-302},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0007071208180821},
isbn={978-989-758-317-9},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF

JO - 2nd International Conference on Sports Science, Health and Physical Education - Volume 2: ICSSHPE,
TI - The Effects of Senam Perkasa Indonesia on the Elderly’s Lung Inspiratory Capacity
SN - 978-989-758-317-9
AU - Nuryanti W.
AU - Hena H.
AU - Angelia A.
PY - 2017
SP - 299
EP - 302
DO - 10.5220/0007071208180821