Journal article icon

Journal article

Measuring the prevalence and impact of poor menstrual hygiene management: a quantitative survey of schoolgirls in rural Uganda

Abstract:
Objectives The primary objective was to describe Ugandan schoolgirls’ menstrual hygiene management (MHM) practices and estimate the prevalence of inadequate MHM. Second, to assess the relative contribution of aspects of MHM to health, education and psychosocial outcomes. Design Secondary analysis of survey data collected as part of the final follow-up from a controlled trial of reusable sanitary pad and puberty education provision was used to provide a cross... Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Access Document


Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Green Templeton College
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Said Business School
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Social Policy & Intervention
Role:
Author
More from this funder
Name:
Rotary Club
Funding agency for:
Hennegan, J
Grant:
Global Grant
More from this funder
Name:
Fellowships Fund Inc
Funding agency for:
Hennegan, J
Grant:
Global Grant
More from this funder
Name:
Department of Social Policy & Intervention
Funding agency for:
Hennegan, J
Grant:
Global Grant
More from this funder
Name:
Economic and Social Research Council
Grant:
ES/I034145/1
More from this funder
Name:
Department for International Development
Grant:
ES/I034145/1
Publisher:
BMJ Publishing Group
Journal:
BMJ Open More from this journal
Volume:
6
Issue:
12
Article number:
e012596
Publication date:
2016-12-01
Acceptance date:
2016-11-16
DOI:
ISSN:
2044-6055
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:671118
UUID:
uuid:aa8382b0-8287-4f0e-8377-8f3d31c5a083
Local pid:
pubs:671118
Source identifiers:
671118
Deposit date:
2017-02-07

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP