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Time to talk about menstruation: a response.

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Hennegan, Julie, Torondel, Belen, Phillips-Howard, Penelope ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-1018-116X, Sommer, Marni and Montgomery, Paul (2017) 'Time to talk about menstruation: a response.'. Lancet, Vol 390, Issue 10097, pp. 845-846.

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Abstract

We applaud The Lancet for its Editorial (June 10, p 2264)1 that emphasised the need to talk about menstruation. The Editorial highlighted this neglected issue and supports breaking the silence.2 However, we are concerned that some of the statements made are not substantiated by evidence from rigorous studies.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Correspondence
Subjects: WA Public Health > WA 100 General works
WA Public Health > WA 30 Socioeconomic factors in public health (General)
WP Gynecology > Anatomy. Diseases. Injuries > WP 400 General works
Faculty: Department: Clinical Sciences & International Health > Clinical Sciences Department
Digital Object Identifer (DOI): https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(17)31950-5
Depositing User: Stacy Murtagh
Date Deposited: 01 Sep 2017 12:19
Last Modified: 13 Sep 2019 14:16
URI: https://archive.lstmed.ac.uk/id/eprint/7554

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