Correlates of dysmenorrhea. A challenge to past stereotypes.

  title={Correlates of dysmenorrhea. A challenge to past stereotypes.},
  author={Mark Ashley Brown and Nancy Fugate Woods},
  journal={JOGN nursing; journal of obstetric, gynecologic, and neonatal nursing},
  volume={13 4},
A study was conducted to explore the relationship of demographic variables, gynecologic history variables, and menstrual attitudes to three measures of dysmenorrhea derived from the Menstrual Distress Questionnaire. One hundred ninety-three women, 18 to 35 years old, from five neighborhoods in a large, metropolitan city comprised the sample population. The… CONTINUE READING