Menopausal symptoms: do life events predict severity of symptoms in peri- and post-menopause?

@article{Pimenta2012MenopausalSD,
  title={Menopausal symptoms: do life events predict severity of symptoms in peri- and post-menopause?},
  author={Filipa Pimenta and Isabel Leal and Jo{\~a}o Mar{\^o}co and Catarina Ramos},
  journal={Maturitas},
  year={2012},
  volume={72 4},
  pages={
          324-31
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Hormonal changes during menopausal transition are linked to physical and psychological symptoms' emergence. This study aims to explore if life events predict menopausal symptoms. METHODS This cross-sectional research encompasses a community sample of 992 women who answered to socio-demographic, health, menopause-related and lifestyle questionnaires; menopausal symptoms and life events were assessed with validated instruments. Structural equation modeling was used to build a causal… CONTINUE READING

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