Journal: Drug Invention Today

Article Id: JPRS-Pcol-00002700
Title: A survey on prevalence of heart diseases in women after menopause
Category: Pharmacology
  • Abstract
  • Audio Abstract
  • Authors
  • Pdf File
  • Citation
  • My Reference
  • Methodology
  • Abstract

    Introduction: The menstrual cycle is a cycle unique to female reproductive system as it is responsible for the pregnancy. This cycle is required for the production of ovocytes and the preparation of the uterus for pregnancy. The menopause or also called the climacteric is referred to as the inhibition of the menstrual cycle for a continuous period of 12 months. The main aim of this study is to create awareness among the menopausal women about the prevalence of heart disease. Materials and Methods: The female subjects were selected from the outpatient ward of Saveetha Dental College and Hospitals. The female subjects are selected between the age group of 40 and 60 and postmenopausal female subjects were selected. The females were given a questionnaire and they were asked to fill the required data. They responded to the questionnaire with what they were aware of it. Results and Conclusion: This study proves that postmenopausal women are more susceptible to cardiovascular diseases. Hence, they need to be more careful about their food habits and their lifestyle changes.

  • Abstract Audio

    No Audio file found

  • About the authors and Affiliations

    Author(s) Name:

    L. Reethega, R. Gayatri Devi*, A. Jothi Priya

    Affiliation(s) Name:

    Department of Physiology, Saveetha Dental College, Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Science, Saveetha University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

    *Corresponding author: R. Gayatri Devi, Department of Physiology, Saveetha Dental College, Saveetha Institute of Technical and Medical Science, Saveetha University, 162, Poonamallee High Road, Chennai - 600 077, Tamil Nadu, India.

  • View Article File in pdf format.

    Article File
  • View Article Citation Here.

    0 View More
  • How to Cite my Article.

    Author:

    L. Reethega, R. Gayatri Devi*, A. Jothi Priya

    Title:A survey on prevalence of heart diseases in women after menopause
    Journal:Drug Invention Today
    Vol(issue):10 (Sept [ Special Issue 1 ])
    Year:2018
    Page No: (2597-2599)
  • Experimental Methods Keywords

    Methodology:Cardiovascular diseases, Diseases in women, Infarction, Menopause, Menstruation effects
    Research Materials:women

Keywords

Cardiovascular diseases Diseases in women Infarction Menopause Menstruation effects

Our Services

Most Downloaded List