Menstrual Characteristics and Related Problems in 9- to 18-Year-Old Turkish School Girls
作者: Gül YücelMustafa KendirciÜlkü Gül
作者单位: 1Erciyes University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Kayseri, Turkey
2Erciyes University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Kayseri, Turkey
刊名: Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, 2018, Vol.31 (4), pp.350-355
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.jpag.2018.03.002
关键词: Adolescent girlsMenarcheMenstrual problemsDysmenorrhea
英文摘要: Study Objective(#br)To determine the cross-sectional characteristics of menstruating girls, dysmenorrhea, and the frequencies of related problems.(#br)Design(#br)Descriptive, cross-sectional study.(#br)Setting(#br)Randomly selected primary, junior, and high schools in the city center of Kayseri.(#br)Participants(#br)Two thousand female adolescents of ages between 9 and 18 years.(#br)Main Outcome Measures(#br)We used a questionnaire addressing the epidemiological characteristics of menstruation, such as age at menarche, duration of menstrual intervals, average days of bleeding, and any menstrual problems and their frequencies.(#br)Results(#br)This study consists of a sufficient number of participants from all age groups. Of the participant (n = 2000) girls, 63.7% (n = 1274) had started...
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