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Inventi Rapid - Obstetrics and Gynaecology
(Formerly Inventi Rapid/Impact: Sex & Reproduction)

Articles

  • Inventi:hog/20772/16
    THE EFFECTIVENESS OF PLANNED TEACHING PROGRAM ON LEVEL OF KNOWLEDGE REGARDING POLYCYSTIC OVARIAN SYNDROME (PCOS)
    Gursangeet Sidhu*, Harmanpreet Kaur Batth, Navjot Sharma, Diljot Kaur

    Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is a common endocrine disorder affecting about 6% of women of reproductive age characterized by gynecological and endocrine symptoms. If it is not treated over the time, it can lead to the serious health problems such as infertility, diabetes, heart diseases. Quantitative study was carried out to assess the effectiveness of planned teaching program on level of knowledge score regarding PCOS among adolescent girls. A total of 100 adolescent girls were purposely selected. Self structured questionnaire was implemented to assess the knowledge regarding PCOS among adolescent girls. A planned teaching program on PCOS was administered to adolescent girls after taking the pretest. The assessment of pre test and post test knowledge score showed statistical significant difference (p<0.01). The study concluded that the planned teaching program helped to increase the knowledge regarding PCOS among adolescent girls.

    How to Cite this Article
    Gursangeet Sidhu, Harmanpreet Kaur Batth, Navjot Sharma et al. The Effectiveness of Planned Teaching Program on Level of Knowledge Regarding Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS). Inventi Rapid: Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 2017(1):1-4, 2016.
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