Attitudes towards menarche and womanhood in young Papua New Guinea woman.
Attitudes towards menarche and womanhood in young Papua New Guinea woman.
Document number : 127981
Created by: Elizabeth Gumbaketi, 2013-06-06
Last revised by: Ronny Gunnarsson, 2017-06-26
Document created in: James Cook University

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Summary

Scientific title

Cross-sectional investigation of and intervention to improve attitudes and feelings towards menarche and womanhood in young woman at menarche in Papua New Guinea.

Abstract for the general public

This study aims to assess the young adolescent’s girls attitudes and perceptions towards menarche and their body using a structured questionnaire followed by an educational intervention program.

Information for classification purposes

Date commenced

2012-06-01

Advisors, co-workers, project organisation and funding

Tutor

Ronny Gunnarsson
Docent, James Cook University Australia and R&D unit for primary health care Sodra Alvsborg County Sweden
Sarah Larkins
College of Medicine and Dentistry, James Cook University
Gun Rembeck
FoU-strateg, Närhälsan FoU primärvård, FoU-centrum i Södra Älvsborg. Närhälsan Ungdomsmottagningen Borås

Ethics and other project databases

Waiver of the need for individual consent

A waiver of the need for individual consent is not and will not be applied for

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