TITLE

Psychology-based approaches to the menopause

AUTHOR(S)
Cordingley, Lis; Hart, Jo; Bundy, Chris
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Menopause International;Dec2008, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p184
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides an overview about the series of presentations on psychological processes involved in addressing the menopausal symptoms of women, including cultural perception of the menopause, sexual arousal, and the role of androgens.
ACCESSION #
41036119

 

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