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The community prevalence of chronic pelvic pain in women and associated illness behaviour.

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BACKGROUND: Chronic pelvic pain has often been described as a major women's health issue, but no information exists on the extent of the problem in the United Kingdom. AIM: To investigate the community prevalence of chronic pelvic pain and its effect on the lives of consulting and non-consulting women. DESIGN OF STUDY: Postal questionnaire survey. SETTING: Women aged 18 to 49 (n = 3916) randomly selected from the Oxfordshire Health Authority Register. METHOD: The questionnaire response rate (...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Human Genetics Wt Centre
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Journal:
British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners
Volume:
51
Issue:
468
Pages:
541-547
Publication date:
2001-07-01
EISSN:
1478-5242
ISSN:
0960-1643
Source identifiers:
31918

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