[Perceptions of Tunisian women based on the health beliefs model and their practices related to osteoporosis].

@article{Belgacem2016PerceptionsOT,
  title={[Perceptions of Tunisian women based on the health beliefs model and their practices related to osteoporosis].},
  author={Amina Belgacem and A. Nouira and Sonia Soussi},
  journal={The Pan African medical journal},
  year={2016},
  volume={23},
  pages={
          42
        }
}
  • Amina Belgacem, A. Nouira, Sonia Soussi
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine
  • The Pan African medical journal
  • INTRODUCTION The aim of this study is to describe beliefs and practices of women related to health and osteoporosis in order to develop effective and targeted interventions for the prevention of this disease in the Tunisian context. METHODS A descriptive cross-sectional study was conducted among 100 Tunisian women, aged 45 and older, who consult the basic health center in the suburban area of Sousse region (Tunisia). The collection of information was carried out with "osteoporosis health… CONTINUE READING
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