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Rating of the satisfaction of levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system's users according to the menstrual pattern expected and obtained

Grant number: 14/17287-3
Support type:Scholarships in Brazil - Scientific Initiation
Effective date (Start): November 01, 2014
Effective date (End): October 31, 2016
Field of knowledge:Health Sciences - Medicine - Maternal and Child Health
Principal researcher:Luis Guillermo Bahamondes
Grantee:Victoria Chou
Home Institution: Centro de Atenção Integral à Saúde da Mulher (CAISM). Hospital da Mulher Professor Doutor José Aristodemo Pinotti. Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP). Campinas , SP, Brazil


Objective: To rate the satisfaction of SIU-LNG, according to their expectations towards the wanted menstrual pattern at the moment of requesting the placement of the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system (SIU-LNG), and according to the menstrual pattern presenting at the moment of the interview.Material and methods: 200 women will be rated, between 18 to 45 years, SIU-LNG's users. The study will be observational and descriptive cross-sectional. Women will be invited to participate on the day they appear on Ambulatorio de Planejamento Familiar. On that day, will be applied the questionnaire to the women that accept to participate the research. Statistic Analysis: student's t-test will be used on independent samples.

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