GREENE CLIMACTERIC SCALE PDF

Climacteric. Mar;8(1) Greene Climacteric Scale: norms in an Australian population in relation to age and menopausal status. Travers C(1), O’ Neill. OBJECTIVES: The purposes of the present study were to assess the factorial structure and reliability of the Greene Climacteric Scale (GCS). Maturitas. Jul 16;51(3) Measuring climacteric symptoms in an Ecuadorian population with the Greene Climacteric Scale. Sierra B(1), Hidalgo LA.

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Reliability – Test-retest of 50 menopausal women over a 2-week period yielded of 0. Seven factor analytic studies involving a total sample size of 3, subjects were conducted to develop the Scale.

Support Center Support Center. The computed internal consistency estimates ranged from 0. Evaluates function in 5 domains: Instrument Scoring The Greene Climacteric Scale consists of 21 items in four domains plus one sexual function probe.

Instrument Information

The scale is designed for completion by the subject, but if desired or necessary, it could be used in the form of a structured interview. Measures overall quality of life and has 5 subscales including physical, social, emotional, functional well-being, and breast concerns.

A sample of Caucasian women, with ages between 47 and 91 years, divided into four age groups Three separate sub-scales measure vasomotor symptoms, somatic symptoms, psychological symptoms, and an additional cljmacteric related to sexual function.

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The P Scale can be further subdivided to give measures scae Please review our privacy policy. For this scale, the higher the score, the better the quality of life.

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Measuring climacteric symptoms in an Ecuadorian population with the Greene Climacteric Scale.

This indicates a very high degree of concurrence regarding the 20 symptoms. Learn more about our services! Global quality of life. Menopausal and postmenopausal urban Scottish women randomly sampled from the electoral role or consecutive referrals to a menopause clinic. The scale is intended specifically to be a brief cli,acteric standard measure of core climacteric symptoms or complaints to be used for comparative and replicative purposes across different types of studies whether they are medical, psychological, sociological or epidemiological in nature.

Clear Turn Off Turn On. Data were analyzed by reliability, correlation and confirmatory factor analyses. Contains menopause-specific quality of life subscales enabling a detailed assessment of dimensions of emotional and physical health, such as depression, anxiety, sleep problems, somatic symptoms, with optional subscales for menstrual problems and sexual difficulties.

Scores 11 menopausal symptoms: These scores are based on a comparative study of the Scale with the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale, a scale designed to diagnose psychiatric disorders among general hospital patients.

Each item is scored from A numerical index that scores 11 menopausal symptoms: Anxiety A — sum items 1 to 6 Depression D — sum items 7 to 11 Symptom 21 is a probe for sexual dysfunction. The most frequently and intensive presenting symptoms of the 21 symptoms composing the scale were: Completion time for the scale is approximately 5 minutes. This questionnaire produces outcomes on total quality of life, sub-scores for each of the domains, a physical health sub-score, or a mental health sub-score.

Measuring climacteric symptoms in an Ecuadorian population with the Greene Climacteric Scale.

During the study period, women met inclusion criteria and filled out the climacteric scale. Scores are assigned as follows: Content Validity — Only symptoms which have been confirmed by other factorial studies as having a statistically significant factor loading have been included in the final scale.

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In this specific population, climacteric symptoms presenting in all menopausal groups, as measured with the Greene Climacteric Scale, resulted to be higher than previously reported standards and age, parity and educational level were independent risk factors. RWS Life Sciences As the leading and preferred supplier of translation and linguistic validation solutions to the life science industry, we provide zero-defect translations you can trust. Learn more about our services!

Like the EQ-5D-3L but each dimension has 5 levels: The number of items in each domain and the item numbers that refer to that domain are noted below: Consists of 36 questions covering 8 domains: Normative Data Menopausal and postmenopausal urban Scottish women randomly sampled from the electoral role or consecutive referrals to a menopause clinic.

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Total, clusters and subclusters scorings maintained an increasing trend from one menopausal status to the next. Each question is answered on a 4-point Likert scale. Construct validity has been demonstrated in relation to life stress, bereavement, psychological treatment, and hormone replacement therapy.

Each symptom is rated from 0 to 3 according to severity. Logistic regression analysis confirmed all these associations except for parity, which sale excluded as a risk factor for higher vasomotor scorings. Depending on the purpose of the research and research questions, this scale would be supplemented by other measures assessing characteristics of climacteric women relevant to the hypotheses being studied.

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