The Effects Of Relaxation Training In Women With Primary Dysmenorrhea

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Ankara Yildirim Beyazıt University

Status

Not yet enrolling

Conditions

Primary Dysmenorrhea

Treatments

Other: Relaxation training
Other: No intervention

Study type

Interventional

Funder types

Other

Identifiers

NCT05328869
2022/04/07

Details and patient eligibility

About

The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of relaxation training on menstrual pain severity, menstrual symptoms, impact of quality of life, impact of work/academic performance, impact of social activity level and anxiety level in women with primary dysmenorrhea (PD) complaints.

Full description

PD is the cramping pain that comes before or during a menstrual period. Relaxation training contributes to the reduction of stress and pain. Thus, there is a need to investigate the effects of relaxation training in dysmenorrhea.

Enrollment

30 estimated patients

Sex

Female

Ages

18+ years old

Volunteers

No Healthy Volunteers

Inclusion criteria

  • Women with primary dysmenorrhea complaint according to the Primary Dysmenorrhea Consensus Guide,
  • Over 18 years of age,
  • Having a mean pain intensity of moderate and higher according to the Visual Analogue Scale in the last 6 months,
  • Having a regular menstrual cycle (28±7 days),
  • Volunteered to participate in the study.

Exclusion criteria

  • Having a pathological history and radiological findings pointing to secondary dysmenorrhea,
  • Using oral contraceptives/antidepressants at least 6 months,
  • Receiving hormone therapy,
  • Undergoing pelvic surgery,
  • Pregnant,
  • Giving birth,
  • Using an intrauterine device,
  • Having neurological, orthopedic and/or rheumatological diseases
  • Having a psychiatric disease,
  • Having a history of malignancy

Trial design

Primary purpose

Treatment

Allocation

Randomized

Interventional model

Parallel Assignment

Masking

None (Open label)

30 participants in 2 patient groups

Relaxation group
Experimental group
Description:
Jacobson progressive relaxation training will be applied
Treatment:
Other: Relaxation training
Control group
Other group
Description:
No intervention will be applied
Treatment:
Other: No intervention

Trial contacts and locations

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Central trial contact

Seyda Toprak Celenay

Data sourced from clinicaltrials.gov

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