Symptoms and problems of menopausal women in Klong Toey slum.

  title={Symptoms and problems of menopausal women in Klong Toey slum.},
  author={Sukanya Chaikittisilpa and K Limpaphayom and S Chompootweep and Nimit Taechakraichana},
  journal={Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet},
  volume={80 4},
This study was conducted to assess the symptoms and problems of postmenopausal Thai women in Klong Toey slum. The interview was randomly performed according to the home number by well-trained social workers and a standardized questionnaire was used. One hundred and nineteen postmenopausal women were eligible for the study. The women were of low socioeconomic and educational background. Their mean age was 58.9 +/- 6.9 years. The mean time since menopause was 7 years. The prevalence of the… CONTINUE READING