Effect of dysmenorrhea severity on social and school lives of high school students


Tas F. K. , ZİNCİR H.

CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.46, no.3, pp.1086-1093, 2021 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.17826/cumj.910344
  • Journal Name: CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Academic Search Premier, Directory of Open Access Journals, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.1086-1093
  • Keywords: Menstrual pain, effects, school, students, PREVALENCE, MANAGEMENT, IMPACT
  • Erciyes University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Purpose: Dysmenorrhea can lead to school absenteeism by negatively affecting individuals' productivity, working and life quality, and school performance. This study examined the effects of the frequency and severity of dysmenorrhea in high school students on their social and school life.