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A review of menopause nomenclature

Ambikairajah, Ananthan; Walsh, Erin; Cherbuin, Nicolas


Menopause nomenclature varies in the scholarly literature making synthesis and interpretation of research fndings difcult. Therefore, the present study aimed to review and discuss critical developments in menopause nomenclature; determine the level of heterogeneity amongst menopause defnitions and compare them with the Stages of Reproductive Aging Workshop criteria. Defnitions/criteria used to characterise premenopausal and postmenopausal status were extracted from 210 studies and 128 of...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2022-01-31
Type: Journal article
Source: Reproductive Health
DOI: 10.1186/s12978-022-01336-7
Access Rights: Open Access


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