Prevalence, impacts and medical managements of premenstrual syndrome among female students: cross-sectional study in college of health sciences, Mekelle University, Mekelle, Northern Ethiopia

@inproceedings{Tolossa2014PrevalenceIA,
  title={Prevalence, impacts and medical managements of premenstrual syndrome among female students: cross-sectional study in college of health sciences, Mekelle University, Mekelle, Northern Ethiopia},
  author={Fikru Wakjira Tolossa and Mebratu Legesse Bekele},
  booktitle={BMC women's health},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) is used to describe physical, cognitive, affective, and behavioral symptoms that occur cyclically during the luteal phase of the menstrual cycle and resolve quickly at or within a few days of the onset of menstruation. The primary aim of the study was to assess the prevalence, impacts and medical managements of PMS on female medical students of Mekelle University College of Health Sciences. METHODS A cross-sectional study was conducted among… CONTINUE READING
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