Prevalence of Premenstrual Syndrome Among University Students: Associated Factors and Comfort Level


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YILDIRIM GÜRKAN D. , BİLGİLİ N.

BEZMIALEM SCIENCE, vol.10, no.1, pp.44-52, 2022 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.14235/bas.galenos.2020.5441
  • Title of Journal : BEZMIALEM SCIENCE
  • Page Numbers: pp.44-52
  • Keywords: Premenstrual syndrome, prevalence, comfort level, SYMPTOMS

Abstract

Objective: Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) is a combination of behavioral, somatic, emotional, and cognitive symptoms that are very common in women during reproductive age. The worldwide prevalence of PMS varies between 12% and 98%. Thus, this study aimed to determine the prevalence of PMS and its associated factors and comfort level in a group of university students who stay in a dormitory.