Loop electrosurgical excision procedure as a life event that impacts on postmenopausal women.

@article{Giannella2013LoopEE,
  title={Loop electrosurgical excision procedure as a life event that impacts on postmenopausal women.},
  author={Luca Giannella and Kabala Mfuta and Ruggiero Lamantea and Fausto Boselli and Barbara Torrini and Sonia Prandi},
  journal={The journal of obstetrics and gynaecology research},
  year={2013},
  volume={39 4},
  pages={842-8}
}
AIM The aim of this study was to compare the psychological impact of loop electrosurgical excision procedure (LEEP) in pre- and postmenopausal women. MATERIAL AND METHODS This was an observational comparative study including 231 pre- and 108 post-menopausal women undergoing LEEP who were subjected to an interview inquiring specific psychological domains concerning the impact of this surgical procedure. The associations between women's answers and their hormonal status were tested by logistic… CONTINUE READING