Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal

Published by: Kowsar

Association of Psychologic and Nonpsychologic Factors With Primary Dysmenorrhea

Mahbobeh Faramarzi 1 and Hajar Salmalian 1 , *
Authors Information
1 Fatemeh Zahra Infertility and Reproductive Health Research Center, Department of Midwifery, Babol University of Medical Sciences, Babol, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: August 5, 2014, 16 (8); e16307
  • Published Online: August 5, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: November 22, 2013
  • Revised: January 1, 2014
  • Accepted: January 28, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.16307

To Cite: Faramarzi M, Salmalian H. Association of Psychologic and Nonpsychologic Factors With Primary Dysmenorrhea, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2014 ; 16(8):e16307. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.16307.

Abstract
Copyright © 2014, Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/) which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnote
References
  • 1. Durain D. Primary dysmenorrhea: assessment and management update. J Midwifery Womens Health. 2004; 49(6): 520-8[DOI][PubMed]
  • 2. Kafaei Atrian M, Abbaszadeh F, Sarvieh M, Sarafraz N, Asghari Jafarabadi M. Investigatingthe effect of pressure on third liver point on primary dysmenorrhea: a randomized controlled clinical trial. Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2013; 15(9): 848-53[DOI][PubMed]
  • 3. Avasarala AK, Panchangam S. Dysmenorrhoea in different settings: are the rural and urban adolescent girls perceiving and managing the dysmenorrhoea problem differently? Indian J Community Med. 2008; 33(4): 246-9[DOI][PubMed]
  • 4. Fritz MA, Speroff L. Clinical Gynecologic Endocrinology and Infertility. 2012; : 579-83
  • 5. Burnett MA, Antao V, Black A, Feldman K, Grenville A, Lea R, et al. Prevalence of primary dysmenorrhea in Canada. J Obstet Gynaecol Can. 2005; 27(8): 765-70[PubMed]
  • 6. Tanmahasamut P, Chawengsettakul S. Dysmenorrhea in Siriraj medical students; prevalence, quality of life, and knowledge of management. J Med Assoc Thai. 2012; 95(9): 1115-21[PubMed]
  • 7. Poureslami M, Osati-Ashtiani F. Assessing knowledge, attitudes, and behavior of adolescent girls in Suburban districts of Tehran about dysmenorrhea and menstrual hygiene. J Int Womenen's Studies. 2002; 3(2): 10-1
  • 8. Wong LP, Khoo EM. Dysmenorrhea in a multiethnic population of adolescent Asian girls. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2010; 108(2): 139-42[DOI][PubMed]
  • 9. Lefebvre G, Pinsonneault O, Antao V, Black A, Burnett M, Feldman K, et al. Primary dysmenorrhea consensus guideline. J Obstet Gynaecol Can. 2005; 27(12): 1117-46[PubMed]
  • 10. Patel V, Tanksale V, Sahasrabhojanee M, Gupte S, Nevrekar P. The burden and determinants of dysmenorrhoea: a population-based survey of 2262 women in Goa, India. BJOG. 2006; 113(4): 453-63[DOI][PubMed]
  • 11. Latthe P, Mignini L, Gray R, Hills R, Khan K. Factors predisposing women to chronic pelvic pain: systematic review. BMJ. 2006; 332(7544): 749-55[DOI][PubMed]
  • 12. Ozerdogan N, Sayiner D, Ayranci U, Unsal A, Giray S. Prevalence and predictors of dysmenorrhea among students at a university in Turkey. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2009; 107(1): 39-43[DOI][PubMed]
  • 13. Fujiwara T. Skipping breakfast is associated with dysmenorrhea in young women in Japan. Int J Food Sci Nutr. 2003; 54(6): 505-9[DOI][PubMed]
  • 14. Sigmon ST, Dorhofer DM, Rohan KJ, Boulard NE. The impact of anxiety sensitivity, bodily expectations, and cultural beliefs on menstrual symptom reporting: a test of the menstrual reactivity hypothesis. J Anxiety Disord. 2000; 14(6): 615-33[PubMed]
  • 15. Ambresin AE, Belanger RE, Chamay C, Berchtold A, Narring F. Body dissatisfaction on top of depressive mood among adolescents with severe dysmenorrhea. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2012; 25(1): 19-22[DOI][PubMed]
  • 16. Hickey M, Balen A. Menstrual disorders in adolescence: investigation and management. Hum Reprod Update. 2003; 9(5): 493-504[PubMed]
  • 17. Alonso C, Coe CL. Disruptions of social relationships accentuate the association between emotional distress and menstrual pain in young women. Health Psychol. 2001; 20(6): 411-6[PubMed]
  • 18. Goubert L, Crombez G, Van Damme S. The role of neuroticism, pain catastrophizing and pain-related fear in vigilance to pain: a structural equations approach. Pain. 2004; 107(3): 234-41[PubMed]
  • 19. Adeyemi AS, Adekanle DA. Management Of Dysmenorrrhoea Among Medical Students. Int J Gynecol Obstet. 2008; 8(2)
  • 20. Unsal A, Ayranci U, Tozun M, Arslan G, Calik E. Prevalence of dysmenorrhea and its effect on quality of life among a group of female university students. Ups J Med Sci. 2010; 115(2): 138-45[DOI][PubMed]
  • 21. Obesity: preventing and managing the global epidemic. Report of a WHO consultation. World Health Organ Tech Rep Ser. 2000; 894[PubMed]
  • 22. Andrea J, Rapkin LN. Berek and Novak's Gynecology. 2012; : 470-504
  • 23. Nawrot P, Jordan S, Eastwood J, Rotstein J, Hugenholtz A, Feeley M. Effects of caffeine on human health. Food Addit Contam. 2003; 20(1): 1-30[DOI][PubMed]
  • 24. Knight CA, Knight I, Mitchell DC, Zepp JE. Beverage caffeine intake in US consumers and subpopulations of interest: estimates from the Share of Intake Panel survey. Food Chem Toxicol. 2004; 42(12): 1923-30[DOI][PubMed]
  • 25. Lovibond PF, Lovibond SH. The structure of negative emotional states: comparison of the Depression Anxiety Stress Scales (DASS) with the Beck Depression and Anxiety Inventories. Behav Res Ther. 1995; 33(3): 335-43[PubMed]
  • 26. Sahebi A, Asghari MJ, Salari R. Validation of Depression Anxiety and Stress Scale (DAS-21) for an Iranian population. J Iran psychol. 2005; 3(5): 256-559
  • 27. Fleming R, Baum A, Gisriel MM, Gatchel RJ. Mediating influences of social support on stress at Three Mile Island. J Human Stress. 1982; 8(3): 14-22[DOI][PubMed]
  • 28. Hosseini M. The study of the relation between social support and personal consistency among Juveniles. 1996;
  • 29. Taylor LF, Janzen ED, Ellis JA, van den Hurk JV, Ward P. Performance, survival, necropsy, and virological findings from calves persistently infected with the bovine viral diarrhea virus originating from a single Saskatchewan beef herd. Can Vet J. 1997; 38(1): 29-37[PubMed]
  • 30. Bagby RM, Taylor GJ, Parker JD. The Twenty-item Toronto Alexithymia Scale--II. Convergent, discriminant, and concurrent validity. J Psychosom Res. 1994; 38(1): 33-40[PubMed]
  • 31. Besharat MA. Reliability and factorial validity of a Farsi version of the 20-item Toronto Alexithymia Scale with a sample of Iranian students. Psychol Rep. 2007; 101(1): 209-20[PubMed]
  • 32. Costa Jr PT, McCrae RR. Neo personality inventory–revised (neo-pi-r) and neo five-factor inventory (neo-ffi) professional manual. Odessa, FL: Psychological Assessment Resources. 1992;
  • 33. Atkinson RL. Hilgard ́s introduction to psychology. 2000;
  • 34. Mowla A, Mosavinasab M, Haghshenas H, Borhani Haghighi A. Does serotonin augmentation have any effect on cognition and activities of daily living in Alzheimer's dementia? A double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial. J Clin Psychopharmacol. 2007; 27(5): 484-7[DOI][PubMed]
  • 35. Kiamehr J. Normalization of Five factor NEO-FFI and structural factor (confirmation analysis) among students of human science of Tehran Universities . 2002;
  • 36. Vanheule S, Vandenbergen J, Verhaeghe P, Desmet M. Interpersonal problems in alexithymia: A study in three primary care groups. Psychol Psychother. 2010; [DOI][PubMed]
  • 37. Kojima M, Senda Y, Nagaya T, Tokudome S, Furukawa TA. Alexithymia, depression and social support among Japanese workers. Psychother Psychosom. 2003; 72(6): 307-14[PubMed]
  • 38. Pecukonis EV. Physical self-efficacy and alexithymia in women with chronic intractable back pain. Pain Manag Nurs. 2009; 10(3): 116-23[DOI][PubMed]
  • 39. Goldstein-Ferber S, Granot M. The association between somatization and perceived ability: roles in dysmenorrhea among Israeli Arab adolescents. Psychosom Med. 2006; 68(1): 136-42[DOI][PubMed]
  • 40. Lumley MA, Neely LC, Burger AJ. The assessment of alexithymia in medical settings: implications for understanding and treating health problems. J Pers Assess. 2007; 89(3): 230-46[DOI][PubMed]
  • 41. Nyklicek I, Vingerhoets AJ. Alexithymia is associated with low tolerance to experimental painful stimulation. Pain. 2000; 85(3): 471-5[PubMed]
  • 42. Makino S, Jensen MP, Arimura T, Obata T, Anno K, Iwaki R, et al. Alexithymia and chronic pain: the role of negative affectivity. Clin J Pain. 2013; 29(4): 354-61[DOI][PubMed]
  • 43. Liang W, Zhang Y, Li H, Chu J, Qin Z, Lou L, et al. Personality and Primary Dysmenorrhea: a study using a five-factor model in Chinese university women. Arch Neuropsychiatry. 2012; 49: 92-5
  • 44. Mental disorders in dysmenorrheal. European Psychiatry. : 1389:1405
  • 45. Khalajinia Z, Refahi S, Dehghan MH. Assessment of Personality Traits in Dysmenorrheic Young Women. Res J Biol Sci. 2008; 3(8): 944-6
  • 46. Ramirez-Maestre C, Lopez Martinez AE, Zarazaga RE. Personality characteristics as differential variables of the pain experience. J Behav Med. 2004; 27(2): 147-65[PubMed]
  • 47. Rostami M. The study of dysmenorrhea in high school girls. Pak J Med Sci. 2007; 23(6): 928
  • 48. Shapiro RE. Caffeine and headaches. Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2008; 12(4): 311-5[PubMed]
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:

Author(s):

Article(s):

Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader

Readers' Comments