Vaginal Douching in Cambodian Women: Its Prevalence and Association With Vaginal Candidiasis

@inproceedings{Heng2010VaginalDI,
  title={Vaginal Douching in Cambodian Women: Its Prevalence and Association With Vaginal Candidiasis},
  author={Lon Say Heng and Hiroshi Yatsuya and Satoshi Morita and Junichi Sakamoto},
  booktitle={Journal of epidemiology},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND We determined the prevalence of vaginal douching (cleansing of the vagina with liquid) in a sample of Cambodian women, and examined the associations of douching with genitourinary symptoms and infections, after controlling for potential confounding factors, including genitourinary symptoms and sociodemographic factors. METHODS A total of 451 adolescent and adult females aged 15 to 49 years who attended 17 maternal and child health (MCH) clinics in 7 provinces of Cambodia in 2001… CONTINUE READING
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