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Act of climacteric on well-being: a survey based on 5213 women 39 to 60 years old. Am J Obstet Gynecol 1993, 168:772?80. Holte A: Prevalence of climacteric complaints in a representative sample of middle-aged women in Oslo, Norway. J Psycosom Obstet Gynaecol 1991, 12:303?17. Stearns V, Ullmer L, Lopez JF, Smith J, Isaacs C, Hayes DF: Hot flushes. Lancet 2002, 360:1851?861. Bardel A, Wallander MA,
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Cross sectional survey of women attending general practice. BMJ 2002, 324:1?. 23. Garcia-Moreno C, Jansen HAFM, Ellsberg M, Heise L, Watts C: WHO multicountry study on women's health and domestic violence against women: initial results on prevalence, health outcomes, and women's responses. Geneva: WHO; 2005. 24. Saltzman LE, Fanslow JL, McMahon PM, Shelley GA: Intimate partner violence surveillanc
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Assess the prevalence of intimate partner violence against women in Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan region. Abbreviations IPV: Intimate partner violence; IFHS: Iraqi family health survey. Competing interests The authors declare that they have no competing interests. Authors' contributions HHAA and NGAT conceptualized the study. HHAA, NGAT and TSAH designed the study. HHAA and NGAT collected the data. HHAA,
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Act of climacteric on well-being: a survey based on 5213 women 39 to 60 years old. Am J Obstet Gynecol 1993, 168:772?80. Holte A: Prevalence of climacteric complaints in a representative sample of middle-aged women in Oslo, Norway. J Psycosom Obstet Gynaecol 1991, 12:303?17. Stearns V, Ullmer L, Lopez JF, Smith J, Isaacs C, Hayes DF: Hot flushes. Lancet 2002, 360:1851?861. Bardel A, Wallander MA,
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And intervention strategies for children who are at risk.LimitationsThis study has a number of limitations. The findings cannot be inferred to all women in Iraqi Kurdistan region as the study included a hospital-based convenience sample of participants from Erbil city only. The study is subjected to selection bias due to the different inclusion and exclusion criteria. For example the women whom hu
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Uch as the McGill Nausea Questionnaire [9], The Fatigue System Checklist (FSC) [10], Roland-Morris Disability Questionnaire [11], ICIQ-SF (International Consultation on Incontinence Questionnaire Short Form) [12] and the Epworth Sleepiness Scale (ESS) [13]. While these instruments may be helpful in identifying particular symptoms they do not allow the examination of all potential symptoms and it i
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Cross sectional survey of women attending general practice. BMJ 2002, 324:1?. 23. Garcia-Moreno C, Jansen HAFM, Ellsberg M, Heise L, Watts C: WHO multicountry study on women's health and domestic violence against women: initial results on prevalence, health outcomes, and women's responses. Geneva: WHO; 2005. 24. Saltzman LE, Fanslow JL, McMahon PM, Shelley GA: Intimate partner violence surveillanc
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Husbands was associated with minor injuries in 44.7 of cases and permanent deformity in 10.9 of cases [14]. A study in the United States of America revealed that 256 intentionally injured women had a total of 434 contusions and abrasions, 89 lacerations and 41 fractures and dislocations [38]. A WHO multi-country study reported that in Thailand over 20 of ever-injured women reported that they ha