Menopausal transitions, symptoms and country of birth: the Australian Longitudinal Study on Women's Health.

@article{Mishra2002MenopausalTS,
  title={Menopausal transitions, symptoms and country of birth: the Australian Longitudinal Study on Women's Health.},
  author={Gita Devi Mishra and Christina B. Lee and Wendy J Brown and Annette J Dobson},
  journal={Australian and New Zealand journal of public health},
  year={2002},
  volume={26 6},
  pages={563-70}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess differences among the menopausal transitions and symptoms experienced by women participating in the Australian Longitudinal Study on Women's Health, according to their countries of birth. METHODS Data from 8,466 women aged 45-50 in 1996, who responded to surveys in 1996 and 1998 and had not had a hysterectomy, were analysed. Women were categorised by country of birth and cross-sectionally by menopausal status at Survey 1 and 2, as well as longitudinally by transition… CONTINUE READING