Karami, J and Zabet, M and Rahmani, S and Zalipour, S (2016) THE EFFECT OF WEBOTHERAPY ON PREMENSTRUAL SYNDROME. The Journal of Urmia Nursing and Midwifery Faculty, 13 (12). pp. 1016-1021.


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Premenstrual syndrome is characterized by the physical, psychological and behavioral symptoms cycle occurrence during the luteal phase of the menstruation cycle, and it will be disappeared within a few days of the onset of menstruation. The aim of this study was to assess the effect of webotherapy on premenstrual syndrome. Materials & Methods: This experimental study was carried out on 60 volunteer students of Razi University with PMS diagnosis. After surveying two menstruation cycles and confirming PMS existence, the subjects were randomly assigned into experimental and control group. webotherapy was performed for 8 weeks. Volunteers completed DRSP during 2 cycles before and 1 cycle after intervention. Data were analyzed by descriptive and analytic statistics. Results: The data analysis revealed that in comparing before and after intervention, the experimental group showed significant decrease in mean of symptoms. Conclusion: Based on the results of this study, it can be concluded that webotherapy is an effective method for relieving symptoms of premenstrual syndrome

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Premenstrual syndrome, webotherapy, menstruation.
Subjects: R Medicine > RT Nursing
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Date Deposited: 24 Jan 2018 08:49
Last Modified: 24 Jan 2018 08:49

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